Logan Ganzen was awarded a Neuroscience Collaborative Research Fund from the Purdue Institute for Integrative Neuroscience for his proposal entitled "A Pharmacological Model of TRPA1-mediated Nociception in the Zebrafish for Therapeutic Discovery". This is a collaborative project with Mee Jung Ko, a graduate student with Dr. Richard Van Rijn from the Department of Medicinal Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology. Congratulations Logan! News coverage.
Logan Ganzen was awarded a Yeunkyung Woo Achieve Excellence Travel Award for his attendance of the 2017 Annual Meeting of the Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO).Congratulations Logan! News coverage.
Logan Ganzen and Yuk Fai Leung were awarded a Survery Fund from the Purdue Institute for Drug Discovery for their proposal entitled “In Vivo Drug Screening for Retinitis Pigmentosa with Zebrafish”. Congratulations Logan and Fai! News coverage.
Logan Ganzen was invited to give a PULSe Seminar entitled "Visual Motor Response of a Transgenic Retinitis Pigmentosa Zebrafish Model: A Tool for Drug Discovery"
Yuk Fai Leung will edit a Research Topic, a review series that will be published in Frontiers in Cell and Developmental Biology. The title of the Research Topic is "CRISPR/Cas9 Editing and its Use in Eye Development and Disease Study"
Emre Coskun joined us as an undergraduate research student. Welcome Emre!