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Shaun Wood

BSc (Hons) MRes

Fight for Sight Scholar and DPhil Student


BSc (Hons) - 2012 - Genetics with Industrial Experience - The University of Manchester, UK.

MRes - 2013 - Translational Medicine: Interdisciplinary Molecular Medicine - The University of Manchester, UK.

Research Summary

Shaun is currently a DPhil student, funded by Fight for Sight UK, under the supervision of Professor Robert MacLaren in the Nuffield Laboratory of Ophthalmology. His research focuses on the potential treatment of a broad class of ocular phenotypes called Bestrophinopathies and encompasses a range of molecular, in vitro and in vivo techniques.