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AOIP researchers featured on the cover of the McPherson Eye Research Institute InSights Newsletter

The newsletter story, Imaging Living Cone Photoreceptors highlights the collaborative work associated with the recent NEI U24 grant awarded to Joe Carrol, PhD, and Jacque Duncan, MD, of UCSF.

The newsletter story highlights the collaborative work associated with the recent NEI U24 grant awarded to Joe Carroll, PhD, and Jacque Duncan, MD, of UCSF. The research team will develop, characterize and disseminate two promising animal model systems that are closer to human visual anatomy and function than current mouse and rat models: the 13-lined ground squirrel and the tree shrew, both cone-dominant animals. The research team includes: Jenna Cava, MS, Ben Sajdak, PhD, Hannah Follett, and Alex Salmon. AOIP alum, Ben Sajdak, PhD, recently joined the McPherson Eye Research Institute as a Morgridge Interdisciplinary Postdoctoral Fellow.

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