Preclinical model studies

Research Description

Preclinical models are an important tool for understanding the pathophysiology of disease and assessing new therapeutic modalities
We are exploring the use of ocular imaging in animal models such as Zebrafish and mice. We are working on the development of signal enhancement agents.

3D reconstruction of a zebrafish with OCT 72 hours post fertilization. 

(1) SD-OCT en-face image of the mouse optic nerve head. (2) SD-OCT cross-section image.