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Dr Denize Atan

Neurogenetics, neuro-inflammation and neuro-ophthalmology

Learning and visual memory

Pattern separation


Neurodevelopment of the retina and brain

Neuro-inflammatory diseases of the eye and brain


Brain tumours

Research keywords

  • Neurogenetics
  • Neurodevelopment
  • Vision
  • Visual memory.

Diseases related to this field of research

  • Inherited causes of visual impairment
  • Neurodevelopmental disorders
  • Intraocular inflammatory diseases.

Processes and functions relevant to this work

  • Development of visual function
  • Development of the brain
  • Inflammatory disorders of the eyes and brain
  • Genetic disorders of the eyes and brain.


  • Professor Rod McInnes Lady Davis Research Institute & McGill University Montreal Canada
  • Dr Andrew Calway University of Bristol
  • Dr Neil Davies University of Bristol
  • Professor George Davey Smith University of Bristol
  • Professor Pat Kehoe University of Bristol
  • Dr Zuner Bortolotto University of Bristol
  • Professor Zafar Bashir University of Bristol
  • Professor Clea Warburton University of Bristol
  • Dr Conor Houghton University of Bristol
  • Dr Mallar Chakravarty McGill University
  • Jason Lerch University of Oxford
  • Dr Kathryn Urankar North Bristol NHS Trust
  • Mr Mario Teo North Bristol NHS Trust