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Insight April 09

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Animals in research
How secure is your animal research facility?

Be aware of security issues during World Laboratory Animal Liberation week and beyond •  ARVO handbook: Proactive strategies for scientists working with animals in research  •  FFB needs your institution's help for national campaign

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Research news
Stem cell therapy offers alternative to corneal transplantation
Stem cells are able to restore transparency to cloudy mouse corneas
Tbx2b is required for ultraviolet photoreceptor cell specification during zebrafish retinal development

Florida State University team reports the isolation of a mutation resulting in a unique change in photoreceptor cell fate

Determination of foveal location using scanning laser polarimetry

From ARVO's Journal of Vision

ARVO meetings and events
At ARVO: Don't miss these events

 Defense-related research opportunities briefing  •  Contact Congress  •  Send an e-card courtesy of the ARVO Foundation  •  Take in a lecture at the ARVO Cinema

Employers and jobseekers: Opportunities at ARVO 2009

Put ARVOJobs, the Job Placement Service and the Career Fair to work for you

Other ARVO events
ARVO/ISIE meeting  •  One-day course: Clinical Trials in Eye Research  •  Observer space available at ARVO/Pfizer Research Institute  •  SERC 2009: Ocular Drug Delivery: Submit your abstract  •  ARVO/ISOCB: Submit your abstract
Other eye, vision and science events
From webinars to international meetings

NIBIB Midwest Grantsmanship Seminar  •  12th Annual Vision Research Conference  •   APAO-AAO Joint Congress  •  NEI 40th anniversary events  •  FASEB: Biology & Chemistry of Vision  •  Aravind certificate course: Community outreach  •  Lab animal research course  • Eye Bank Association of America  •  World Glaucoma Congress  •  Ocular Pharmacology and Therapeutics  •    Controversies in Ophthalmology  •  Biology and Pathobiology of the Cornea

Member news
In memoriam: Carl B. Camras
Grant and funding opportunities -- including ARRA-funded mechanisms
NIH Competitive Revisions and Administrative Suppliements  •  NIH Challenge Grants: Deadline Monday April 27  •  Inherited orphan retinal degenerative diseases  •  Promoting diversity  •  Supplemental infrastructure support for ongoing NEI projects (R01)  •  Blepharospasm or Meige's syndrome  •   Biologicial informatics  •  Molecular imaging probes  •  Computational neuroscience
Award opportunities
Envision-Atwell Award  •  Pisart Vision Award  •  ARVO Cless Best of the Best 
Useful resources

Video: Inside the Grant Review Process  •  Resources for Healthy Vision month  •  PhenX toolkit   •  AAO certification brochures

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