[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/arc/FT110100249]
Researchers Dr Todd William Mitchell
Brief description Presbyopia and cataract are the major causes of visual impairment worldwide. Nevertheless, our understanding of lens ageing at both a cellular and molecular level is limited. This project will gain new insight into the effect of age on lens membrane lipids and their role in the development of presbyopia and cataract.
Funding Amount $707,748
Funding Scheme Future Fellowships