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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: BLR&D Research Career Scientist Award Application
Principal Investigator:

Neal S. Peachey

Location: Cleveland, OH
Congressional District Code: 11
Research Service: Biomedical Laboratory R&D
Project Period: April 2020 - March 2027
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $123,814
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


The Peachey lab is focused on the outer retina, to understand the biology that underlies the initial stages of the visual process and to identify genetic mutations associated with visual disorders. The first research area combines the power of mouse genetics with electrophysiological, anatomical and biochemical assays. Transgenic, systemic knockout and conditional knockout models allow the expression of a target to be manipulated and the effect of that manipulation evaluated. Some projects condu...

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