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Dr. Linda Hazlett named Interim Vice Dean for Research
In first human test of optogenetics, doctors aim to restore sight to the blind
Scientists may have finally discovered a cure for blindness
Postdoc Manish Mishra wins scholarship to attend diabetic retinopathy meeting
Postdoc Manish Mishra wins scholarship to attend diabetic retinopathy meeting
Eversight gift to Dr. Kowluru lab will support diabetic retinopathy research
Eversight gift to Kowluru lab will support diabetic retinopathy research
WSU Vision -restoring technology wins national Angel Capital award
New test developed in Berkowitz lab simplifies retina evaluations
Dr. Hazlett secures Core Vision Center Grant extension for 2014-19
Wayne State technology licensed by RetroSense Therapeutics gets green light for orphan drug designation for retinitis pigmentosa treatment
Retina study results will enhance, speed treatment decisions for eye diseases
FuShin Yu, Ph.D.
Dr. Robert Skoff to serve on NIH Study Section
Kresge Eye Institute researchers win two Young Investigators awards from ophthalmology association.
Ophthalmology organization recognizes WSU fellow Dr. Xiaoyu Jiang for corneal infection research
WSU researchers seek calcium channels to target cancer forms
M.D./Ph.D. student David Bissig's research hints at new treatment for age-related visual decline
Dr. Kowluru received $1.5 million NIH grant for diabetic retinopathy research
Discovery could reverse consequences of Angelman syndrome
Dr. Renu Kowluru secures additional grant for diabetic retinopathy studies.
Ashok Kumar, Ph.D., receives Research Excellence Award
Dr. Hazlett wins 2012 Alcon Research Award for outstanding vision research
Dr. Kowluru wins JDRF grant to further diabetic retinopathy study
Research couple secures $1.5 million NIH grant to combat diabetic retinopathy
Dr. Pan's sight-restoration technology attracts $250,000 development grant
Dr. Kowluru secures 12th year of Thomas Foundation funding
Dr. Pan appointed scientific Director of Kresge's Ligon Research Center for Vision
Wayne State Gets Licenses For Breakthrough Approaches to Vision Restoration
Wayne State Gets Licenses For Breakthrough Approaches to Vision Restoration October 18, 2011 5:35 PM DETROIT —...
Dr. Watson serves as expert panel member for MRI standards relating to Alzheimer's
Morris Goodman, PhD, Distinguished Professor, Molecular Phylogenetics & Evolution Memorial Symposium
The Center for Molecular Medicine and Genetics and the Department of Anatomy/Cell Biology will co-sponsor the Morris Goodman,...
Dr. Harry Maisel to be honored with the Ambassador Award.
Wayne State University School of Medicine's annual gala will be hosting a raffle during the reception, The Golden Age of Film,...
Dr. Ashok Kumar's research named one of top 10 percent in Journal of Immunology
Dr. Kumar secures Greve Special Scholar Award from Research to Prevent Blindness
Chaowen Wu - Public Lecture Presentation, Defense of Ph.D. Dissertation
Public Lecture Presentation Defense of Ph.D. Dissertation "Expression of Microbial Rhodopsins in Retinal Neurons with...
Library Resources link on department website is quick route to Shiffman Anatomy Timesaver
WSU Medical Student Research Symposium grows with successful 2011
SOM team pinpoints brain region key to tinnitus
Dr. Sosne to receive Camras Translational Research Award
Surgical anatomy courses begin in January
Morris Goodman, distinguished professor and groundbreaking researcher, dies
Medical Student Research Symposium Awards winners named
Dr. Kowluru wins 10th year of Thomas Foundation funding to combat diabetic retinopathy
Dr. Hazlett's research featured on cover of Journal of Immunology
Doctoral student in Anatomy and Cell Biology wins stipend for ocular research
SOM researcher finds adult stem cell grafts increased mobility in paralyzed patients
Fellow wins stipend from Midwest Eye-Banks Research Program
Dr. Kowluru wins ARRA grant to continue fight against diabetic retinopathy
Postdoctoral Scholars Research Day winners announced
Researcher secures ARRA grant to develop new animal model of myopia
Dr. Sosne testing eye drops that may protect against chemical attack