Andrea S Viczian, PhD

Andrea S Viczian, PhD
Appointed 10/16/08
5321 Weiskotten Hall
766 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-9494

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biomedical Sciences Program
  • Neuroscience Program
  • Neuroscience and Physiology
  • Ophthalmology
  • Research Pillars

Education & Fellowships

  • Postdoctoral Fellow: University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, 2002, Developmental Biology
  • Postdoctoral Fellow: Marshall-Sherfield Fellow, University of Cambridge, 1999, Developmental Biology
  • PhD: University of California at Los Angeles, 1998, Neuroscience

Research Interests

  • Mammalian retinal stem cells formation; molecular mechanism of retinal cell fate decisions; using cell replacement therapy to heal the blinded eye.

Publications

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Research Abstract

For more information about my lab research interests, please follow this link:

http://www.centervisionresearch.org/Investigators/Andrea-S.-Viczian-Ph.D

 

Faculty Profile Shortcut: http://www.upstate.edu/faculty/vicziana
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Eric Wohlford

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