Previously Awarded Research Grants and Recipients

 

     
Recipient    Study / Grant
 
   
2018    
Flinders University   

TARRGET
Kath Holmes / RANZCO Grant


 
2017    
Flinders University      TARRGET
Kath Holmes / RANZCO Grant

 
2016    
Flinders University   TARRGET
Kath Holmes / RANZCO Grant

 
Dr Kathryn Burdon & 
Ms Emmanuelle Souzeau
  Identifying genetic causes of primary congenital glaucoma in Australia

 
Prof Jonathan Crowston &  
Dr Ian Trounce
  Oxidative Phosphorylation defects and the optic nerve response to acute IOP injury in the xenomitochondrial mouse

 
2015    
Westmead Hospital    

 
Assoc/Professor Robert Casson  

Bioenergetic-Based Neuroprotection for the Treatment of Retinal and Optic
Kath Holmes / RANZCO Grant


 

 

2014    
Assoc/Prof Jamie Craig 
& Dr Alex Hewitt
  Proteomic and Genomic Strategies to Identify the Molecular Basis of PEX
Kath Holmes/RANZCO Grants
 
   
2013    
Prof Glen Gole, Dr Nigel Barnett 
& Prof Steven Bottle
  Evaluating a novel (two-way, ie reversible) technique to measure oxidation (or reduction)
in retinal cells in an experimental glaucoma model
 
   
Dr Alex Hewitt, Dr Mirella Dottori 
& Dr Bryony Nayagam
  Developing a patient-specific model for glaucoma
Kath Holmes / RANZCO

 
2012    
 Dr Glyn Chidlow    Investigations into optic nerve injury in a rat model of glaucoma

 
Dr Kathryn Burdon, A/Prof Jamie Craig, Dr James Muecke, Dr Adam Rudkin & Dr Jillian Nicholl   Genetic causes of childhood blindness in Sri Lanka and Cambodi
Kath Holmes / RANZCO

 
2011    
A/Prof Robert Casson   Can Glucose Eye Drops Improve Vision in Glaucoma

 
Dr Kathryn Burdon   Genetic Investigations of Central Corneal Thickness in
Relation to Blinding Glaucoma
Kath Holmes / RANZCO

 
2010    
Ms F O’Hare   Characteristics of auditory function in individuals with glaucoma

 
Prof Jonathan Crowston and Dr Paul Healey   Regulating wound healing after glaucoma filtration surgery by priming Tenon’s
fibroblast for apoptosis.

 
Dr A. Martins, Prof Stuart
Graham & Dr Alexander Klistorner
  Spectral (Blue-Yellow) Objective Perimetry in Normal and Diseased States
Kath Holmes / RANZCO

 
2009    
Dr John Wood and Dr Glyn Chidlow   The Role of Tau in Experimental Glaucoma

 
Prof David Mackey   The Twin Eye Studies in Tasmania to investigate genetic and environmental
contributions to glaucoma and other eye diseases

 
Dr Colin I Clement   Hyperhomocystinaemia in Glaucoma

 
2008    
Dr Glyn Chidlow
& Assoc/Prof Robert Casson
  The Role of Osteopontin in the Retina

 
Assoc/Professor Robert Casson   Bioenergetic-Based Neuroprotection for
the Treatment of Retinal and Optic

 
2007    
Dr Simon Skalicky   Glaucoma and Depression

 
Prof Peter McCluskey, Alex Dempster, 
Prof ACB (Tony) Molteno 
& Prof Denis Wakefield 
  The Role of Matrix Metallooproteinases in the Development of
Filtration Blebs following Molteno Valve Insertion

 
2006    
Prof Minas T Coroneo, Dr Agar Ashish
& Dr Mark Hill
  The Effects of Pressure on Retinal Ganglion Cell Survival In-Vitro

 
2005    
Mr Michael Ward & Assoc/Prof Ross McKinnon   Genetic determinants of beta-blocker eye drop efficacy in glaucoma patient

 
2004    
Assoc/Prof Jamie Craig  & Dr Nick Voelcker   Miniaturised Implantable Sensors for Eye Pressure Measurement

 
     

 

 

 

 


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