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By January 7, 2019


Register for BAVRD 2018

Registration for the Bay Area Vision Research Day is now open! BAVRD is on Friday Sept 14.

Puthussery Lab Lands Journal of Neuroscience Cover

The research helps explain why patients with genetic mutations in certain ion channels develop a blinding cone-rod dystrophy.


The Vision Science faculty constitute a prestigious group of educators and researchers. Click the arrow to learn more about them, including research interests, contact information and links to lab websites.



About 40 graduate students are currently enrolled in the Vision Science program. Their backgrounds include degrees in psychology, biology, engineering, computer science, or optometry.



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