F.M. Kirby Center for Molecular Ophthalmology

Eric A. Pierce's Lab


Retinal Degenerations

RetNet Information Network –  http://www.sph.uth.tmc.edu/Retnet/

NEIBank - http://neibank.nei.nih.gov/

Foundation Fighting Blindness (FFB) – www.blindness.org


Katsanis Cilia Proteome site – www.ciliaproteome.org

Chlamydomonas Flagellar Proteome site - http://labs.umassmed.edu/chlamyfp/protector_login.php

List of where primary cilia are found - http://members.global2000.net/bowser/cilialist.html

Gene Targeting

KOMP - http://www.knockoutmouse.org/


NCBI -  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/
              PubMed - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?db=PubMed
OMIM - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/entrez/query.fcgi?db=OMIM&itool=toolbar
BLAST - http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/BLAST/

Ensemble - http://www.ensembl.org/index.html

European Bioinformatics Institute (EBI) - http://www.ebi.ac.uk/

UniProt - http://www.ebi.ac.uk/uniprot/index.html

ExPASy Proteomics Server - http://www.expasy.org/

Sanger Center - http://www.sanger.ac.uk/

Stanford Genomic Resources - http://genome-www.stanford.edu/

Vision Research

Association for Research in Vision and Ophthalmology (ARVO) - http://www.arvo.org/eweb/startpage.aspx?site=arvo2

Investigative Ophthalmology and Vision Research (IOVS) - http://www.iovs.org/

National Eye Institute (NEI) - http://www.nei.nih.gov/

Research to Prevent Blindness (RPB) – www.rpbusa.org


Cell and Molecular Biology Graduate Group - http://www.med.upenn.edu/camb/

Penn Brain - http://www.med.upenn.edu/pennbrain/index.htm

Penn Vision Research Center - http://vrc.med.upenn.edu/

Scheie Eye Institute – www.penneye.com

University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine – www.med.upenn.edu

2006-2007 Penn Vision Seminar Speaker Schedule -


Biology Links – Harvard - http://golgi.harvard.edu/BioLinks.html

Biochemistry, University of Wisconsin-Madison – http://www.biochem.wisc.edu/index.php

Harvard Medical School - http://hms.harvard.edu/hms/home.asp

              HST Program - http://hst-hu-mit.mit.edu/

National Weather Service - http://www.nws.noaa.gov/

Oxford English Dictionary - http://dictionary.oed.com/


Suzanne P

Suzanne Pavluk


University of Pennsylvania | Perelman School of Medicine