Department of Ophthalmology
2005 Research Pictures
|Dr. Crouch is investigating how alterations in retinoid metabolism contribute to photoreceptor degeneration.||Dr. Rohrer is using confocal microscopy to investigate how environmental stress alters retinal structure and leads to retinal degeneration.|
|Dr. Fernández de Castro is using high-speed and thermal imaging to investigate how surgical instruments and procedures can be modified to improve outcomes in cataract and refractive surgery.||Dr. Kono is investigating the spectral properties of cone opsins.|
|Dr. Husain is investigating the molecular changes which contribute to elevated intraocular pressure in primary open-angle glaucoma.|
Dr. James is using real-time RT-PCR to understand how chronic steroid use alters lens development and leads to the development of cataracts.