Professor Rob GraInger and Collaborator Dr. Peter Netland Organize Major Symposium Focused on Congenital Eye Disorders and the PAX6 Gene

November 1, 2019

W. L. Lyons Brown Professor of Biology Rob Grainger and collaborator Dr. Peter Netland are featured in today's issue of UVA Today. "To better understand and treat aniridia and other disorders involving the PAX6 gene, researchers and clinicians at the University of Virginia are combining clinical research, patient treatment and powerful basic science investigations. They have organized for this weekend a major symposium focused on congenital eye disorders and the PAX6 gene, bringing together top researchers from the University and around the nation and Europe, along with patients living with aniridia and their families." To read the full article, please click here.

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