Wed, 09/03/2014 - 13:45Lab awarded National Eye Institute R21 grant to study optic nerve disease. Read more about this research and award here.
Sun, 07/27/2014 - 18:30
As a member of the NEIGHBORHOOD research group, the glaucoma genetics lab has contributed to the studies of the biological pathways that are involved in the development of glaucoma. Read more about the report here.
Fri, 07/25/2014 - 11:30Dr. Fingert presented a lecture at the International Society for Eye Research Biannual meeting in San Francisco
Dr. Fingert gave a lecture entitled “Stem Cell and transgenic mouse-based studies of normal tension glaucoma” at the ISER biannual meeting. He presented new advances in studies of the TBK1 gene and glaucoma that occurs at low intraocular pressure using cell cultures and a mouse model of disease.