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Evidence-based approaches for new surgical treatments and research to discover the molecular causes.


Mar 31 2020 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Palo Alto, CA — On an international Zoom conference, Gabriel Velez, an M.D., Ph.D. student in the Mahajan Lab, successfully presented his Ph.D. thesis defense seminar. 
Oct 30 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Santa Cruz, CA — Members of the Mahajan Lab attended Stanford’s Department of Structural Biology Scientific Retreat held in Santa Cruz at the Chaminade Resort.
Oct 14 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Palo Alto, CA – Dry macular degeneration is a common eye condition that usually occurs in people over 50. It is characterized by blurring of the central vision along with a decreased ability to see colors and fine details.
Sep 28 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Portland, OR — Vinit Mahajan M.D., Ph.D., Vice Chair of Research for the Stanford Ophthalmology Department, traveled to Portland, Oregon to give the keynote lecture at the 10th Annual Gained in Translation Symposium held at the OHSU Knight Cancer Research Building.  
Sep 23 2019 | Posted In: 20/20 Blog
Monterey, CA - The Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Eye Clinic staff met with other Northern California VA eye clinics for the Annual Eye Care Retreat at the Major General Gourley VA - DoD Outpatient Clinic.