Informations générales

Titre académique Professor of Ophthalmology
Visiting professor UNIL
Fonction Directeur du Centre de recherche des sciences de la vue

Curriculum vitae

Research expertise

Organisation and running of translational medicine based research in a basic science laboratory

  • The role of angiogenic and anti-angiogenic factors in ocular angiogenesis, particularly in AMD and diabetic retinopathy
  • The cellular mechanisms underlying loss of the blood-retinal barrier in diabetic retinopathy
  • Retinal neurodegeneration in diabetes
  • Identification of new genes and mechanisms of angiogenesis
  • Mechanisms and molecular biology of ocular fibrosis

Organisation and running of a clinical trial centre in ophthalmology

  • Ocular imaging
  • Comparative trials of VEGF inhibitors in retinal disease

Clinical expertise

Medical retina

  • DMLA
  • Diabetic retinopathyand other retinal vascular disease
  • Central serous chorioretinography
  • Retinal dystrophies
  • Ocular ultrasonography

Supervision of 20 PhD students in total

Monographies et éditions de livres

Publications
Publications >160

H-Factor 51

Total citation : 8350