Manuj Kapur, MD

Current Faculty Research

Dr. Praveena Gupta Optometrist, licensed optometric glaucoma specialist

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Research Interests

  1. Studying the pathogenesis of age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and therapeutic interventions.
  2. Investigating tissue engineering and cell based replacement therapy for retinal tissue regeneration in animal models.
  3. Non-invasive in vivo imaging of ocular tissues in transgenic mouse models.











Research: Vision-saving Breakthroughs

UTMB Health Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences is striving for the discovery of new, innovative approaches to diagnose and treat eye diseases. With a research lab, clinical trials center and two eye centers, it offers the perfect research environment to translate new discoveries to improved patient care.