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Kimberly A. Fernandes, Ph.D.

Contact Information

University of Rochester Medical Center
School of Medicine and Dentistry
601 Elmwood Ave, Box659
Rochester, NY 14642


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Recent Journal Articles

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2016 Mar
Fernandes KA, Bloomsburg SJ, Miller CJ, Billingslea SA, Merrill MM, Burgess RW, Libby RT, Fuerst PG. "Novel axon projection after stress and degeneration in the Dscam mutant retina." Molecular and cellular neurosciences. 2016 Mar; 71:1-12. Epub 2015 Dec 10.
Fernandes, K. A.; Harder, J. M.; Williams, P. A.; Rausch, R. L.; Kiernan, A. E.; Nair, K. S.; Anderson, M. G.; John, S. W.; Howell, G. R.; Libby, R. T.;. "Using genetic mouse models to gain insight into glaucoma: Past results and future possibilities". Experimental eye research. 2015; . Link
Hedberg-Buenz, A.; Christopher, M. A.; Lewis, C. J.; Fernandes, K. A.; Dutca, L. M.; Wang, K.; Scheetz, T. E.; Abramoff, M. D.; Libby, R. T.; Garvin, M. K.; Anderson, M. G.;. "Quantitative measurement of retinal ganglion cell populations via histology-based random forest classification". 2015; . Link
2014 Nov 19
Mac Nair CE, Fernandes KA, Schlamp CL, Libby RT, Nickells RW. "Tumor necrosis factor alpha has an early protective effect on retinal ganglion cells after optic nerve crush." Journal of neuroinflammation. 2014 Nov 19; 11:194. Epub 2014 Nov 19.
2014 Sep
Fernandes KA, Harder JM, John SW, Shrager P, Libby RT. "DLK-dependent signaling is important for somal but not axonal degeneration of retinal ganglion cells following axonal injury." Neurobiology of disease. 2014 Sep; 69:108-16. Epub 2014 May 27.

Current Appointments

Research Assistant Professor - Department of Ophthalmology (SMD) - Primary


PhD | Neuroscience | University of Rochester School of Medicine & Dentistry2014
MS | Biology | India-Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai2008
BS | Life Sciences | India-University of Mumbai, Mumbai2005