Vision Research Center

WVU as an institution is committed to promoting Vision Research at WVU Eye Institute. The vision Research Center is a 5,000 sq. foot of laboratory space located on the third floor of the WVU Eye Institute. The Vision Research Center, directed by Visvanathan Ramamurthy, PhD [hyperlinked to faculty web page] is staffed by   laboratory scientists who are making profound contributions toward advancing vision science and have collaborative partnerships with other WVU departments and other research institutions to build vision-related research.

Specific Aims of the Institute's Research Program

  • To expand the research program in visual neuroscience.
  • To provide translational research in visual neuroscience.
  • To establish collaborative partnerships with other WVU departments and other research institutions to build vision-related research.
  • To promote vision health.

Basic research Group