Dr. Orson L. Moritz
Assistant ProfessorDept of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences
University of British Columbia
2550 Willow Street
V5Z 3N9, Canada
We use transgenic X. laevis to model retinitis pigmentosa and similar disorders in transgenic X. laevis. We are also investigating mechanisms underlying targeting and transport of rhodopsin and other proteins to sensory cilia.
Lab MembershipsMoritz Lab (Principal Investigator/Director)