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AGI Events and Reports


Creating a Cellular Environment for Neuroregeneration, Nov. 11, 2016.

Replacement of Retinal Ganglion Cells by Endogenous Sources workshop, May 1, 2016. Details and video summary.

Reconnecting Neurons in the Visual System Panel Discussion, Oct. 16, 2015. Read the report.

Photoreceptor Regeneration and Integration workshop, May 2, 2015. Report.

Regenerating the Optic Nerve workshop, Nov. 19, 2014. Report.

Town Halls

AGI Town Hall, “Regenerative Medicine Targets—Ocular Diseases and Disease States.” ARVO annual meeting, May 1, 2016, 10:40-11:50 a.m., Room 606/607, Washington State Convention Center, Seattle. Video summary.

AGI Town Hall, “Regenerate and Reconnect: The Road Ahead for an Audacious Goal.” ARVO annual meeting, May 3, 2015. 10:40-11:50 a.m. Four Seasons Ballroom. Colorado Convention Center, Denver.

Seminar Series in Neuroregeneration

David Gamm (University Wisconsin) “Production, characterization, and application of stem cell-derived photoreceptors,” June 6, 2017, 3-4 p.m.

Andrew Huberman (Stanford University) “Visual restoration: bridges and gaps to curing blindness in humans,” January 24, 2017, 3-4 p.m.

Carla Shatz (Stanford University) “Saving the Synapse: Developmental Critical Periods and Amblyopia,” October 25, 2016, 3-4 p.m. View the video

John Flanagan (Harvard University) presents “Molecular Cues for Axon Guidance and Regeneration,” April 6, 2016. Summary and archived video.

Dennis O. Clegg (University of California Santa Barbara) “Vision for the Future: Cell Therapy for Ocular Disease,” Feb. 11, 2016, Summary and archived video.

Joshua R. Sanes (Harvard University) “Assembly of Feature-Detecting Circuits in the Retina,” Nov. 2, 2015.  Summary and archived video.

Last Reviewed: 
January 2017