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Dr Amanda Churchill

Dr Amanda Churchill

Dr Amanda Churchill
B.Sc., M.B.Ch.B., Ph.D.(Leeds), F.R.C.Ophth.

Senior Clinical Lecturer

Area of research

Molecular Ophthalmology and Genetic Profiling

Ophthalmology,
Bristol Eye Hospital, Lower Maudlin Street BS1 2LX
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Alt. +44 (0) 117 34 24596
Tel. +44 (0) 117 3424681

Research summary

Genetic eye disease has been my research interest for over a decade, focusing on identifying the molecular cause of several developmental eye conditions, such as aniridia, Peters' anomaly, Rieger's anomaly/syndrome, congenital glaucoma and dominant optic atrophy. From our findings in the laboratory we have been able to translate this directly to the clinic and counsel many individuals and families more accurately about the inheritance of their condition. We have also more recently used this experience to develop a NHS UK testing centre at Southmead Hospital for Peters' and Rieger's anomalies/syndrome. We collaborate with other research centres within the UK and are ...

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