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Lab Members

Principal Investigator

Krystel Huxlin
Krystel R. Huxlin, Ph.D.
MC G.3186
Phone: (585) 275-5495
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Research Interest: Neural mechanisms of visual recovery after stroke; optical correlates and molecular substrates of corneal wound healing and nerve regeneration; LIRIC


Kye-Im Jeon
Kye-Im Jeon, Ph.D.
Research Assistant Professor
Phone: (585) 273-4856
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Research Interest: Corneal wound healing, corneal nerve regeneration

Postdoctoral Scholars

Matthew Cavanaugh
Matthew Cavanaugh, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Research Interest: Recovery of vision in cortically blind subjects through training
Berkeley Fahrenthold
Berkeley Fahrenthold, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Research Interest: The prefrontal-basal ganglia circuit and its role in psychiatric disorders
Michael Melnick
Michael Melnick, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow
Kaitlin Wozniak
Kaitlin Wozniak, Ph.D.
Postdoctoral Fellow

Research Staff

Christine Callan
Christine Callan, B.F.A., L.V.T.
Technical Associate II
Phone: (585) 276-3426
Thurma McDaniel
Thurma McDaniel, B.S.
Laboratory Technician IV (Part-Time)
Phone: (585) 273-1308

Graduate Students

Bryan Redmond
Research Interest:

Integrated neuro-ophthalmology, psychophysics, clinical and translational science research

Jingyi Yang
Research Interest: Plasticity in the early visual system

Research Assistants

Ankita Kumar
Ankita Kumar
Undergraduate Student
Research Interest: Role of metabolic plasticity in corneal fibrosis and corneal nerve regeneration, translational science and medicine