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Liao Lab: academic year and summer opportunities

Joyce Liao, Wu Tsai Neurosciences Institute
Funding Sponsor: 
Dr. Joyce Liao
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Funding Deadline: 
January 1, 2022 - 11:59 pm

Research topics: We study vision loss due to hypoxic-ischemic insult to the brain, including the optic nerve and retina, in order to identify effective ways to restore vision.

Techniques: We study animal models of hypoxic-ischemic injury using high-resolution in vivo eye imaging, electrophysiology, and histology analysis.


Seeking undergrads for: Academic year, Summer

Required skills: None - Interest in vision and brain diseases

This lab is particularly interested in mentoring: Undergrads from backgrounds that are underrepresented in STEM, Undergrads without previous exposure to laboratory research, Students who are interested in long-term research in the lab

How to apply: Contact Dr. Liao (

Project information: This project is related to hypoxic-ischemic injury and vision loss