Timothy Kern

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Professor, Ophthalmology
School of Medicine

Ph.D., University of Wisconsin, 1980, Pathology

Phone: (949) 824-5324
Email: kernt@uci.edu

University of California, Irvine
2216 Gillespie
Irvine, CA 92697
Research Interests
diabetes, diabetic complications, retinopathy, neuropathy, nephropathy, light, photobiomodulation, pharmacology
Research Abstract
Research in the Kern lab is focused on investigating the pathogenesis of diabetic retinopathy and other complications of long-term diabetes, and developing novel therapeutic approaches to inhibit those complications.

R24 EY024864 Kern (PI) 04/01/2015-03/31/2021
Title: Novel therapies to inhibit Diabetic Retinopathy

R01 EY022938 Kern (PI) 09/01/2013-5/31/2022
Title: Role of Photoreceptors in the Pathogenesis of Diabetic Retinopathy

Research Center
Center for Translational Vision Research
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