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Basic & Translational Research

Subspecialties Oculoplastics

Lifting the Lid on Eye Pressure

| Geoffrey Potjewyd

How does lower-lid surgery affect intraocular pressure and what does this mean for managing risk and progression of glaucoma?

Subspecialties Health Economics and Policy

Protecting Eyes From the Friday Night Lights

| Geoffrey Potjewyd

Should visors be mandatory to reduce eye injuries in football?

Subspecialties Retina

Trust Your Gut

| Geoffrey Potjewyd

Shifting the balance of the gut microbiome can throw off the balance of the gut-eye axis

Subspecialties Retina

Saving Axons and Somas

| Aleksandra Jones

Could the CaMKII enzyme help preserve vision in patients with retinal disease and eye injuries?

Subspecialties Health Economics and Policy

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes

| Aleksandra Jones

Cooking with wood or coal can increase the risk of cataracts and conjunctiva disorders

Subspecialties Neuro-ophthalmology

Keep Your Eye on the Ball

| Geoffrey Potjewyd

How visuomotor function separates a big hitter from a batter treading the Mendoza line

Subspecialties Basic & Translational Research

Serving One’s (Re)Purpose

| Jayakrishna Ambati

It’s important to repurpose, reuse, and recycle – and Jayakrishna Ambati has discovered that repurposing a class of HIV drugs may treat dry AMD

Subspecialties Basic & Translational Research

A Smoking Gun

| Geoffrey Potjewyd

We have the prime gene suspects of AMD – but is a private eye needed to find the smoking gun and assign a therapeutic target?

Subspecialties Neuro-ophthalmology

Of Mice and Men

| Geoffrey Potjewyd

Mouse vision is presumed to have low spatial resolution – but the discovery of the focea begs to differ

Subspecialties Glaucoma

Diagnosis: Glaucoma

| Geoffrey Potjewyd

Single gene testing may not be sufficient to identify a high risk of glaucoma


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