Major Research Areas

Researchers in the College of Graduate Studies focus their efforts where it truly matters—on the diseases and illnesses that affect many people. Much of our research activity is grouped into four areas of concentration: cancer; infectious diseases; disorders of the nervous system; and diabetes, metabolic disorders and cardiovascular diseases.

Andrea S Viczian, PhD

Andrea S Viczian, PhD
Appointed 10/16/08
4631 Institute For Human Performance
505 Irving Ave.
Syracuse, NY 13210

315 464-9494

Current Appointments

Hospital Campus

  • Downtown

Research Programs and Affiliations

  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Biomedical Sciences Program
  • Neuroscience Program
  • Ophthalmology
  • Research Pillars

Education & Fellowships

  • Postdoctoral Fellow: University of Cambridge, Cambridge, England, 2002, Developmental Biology
  • Postdoctoral Fellow: Marshall-Sherfield Fellow, University of Cambridge, 1999, Developmental Biology
  • PhD: University of California at Los Angeles, 1998, Neuroscience

Research Interests

  • Mammalian retinal stem cells formation; molecular mechanism of retinal cell fate decisions; using cell replacement therapy to heal the blinded eye.

HealthLinkOnAir Radio Interview

11/21/14 Retinal repair research


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Research Abstract

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