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Alcon Research Institute´s Young Investigator Award

François Paquet-Durand (PhD), group leader at the Tübingen Institute for Ophthalmic Research, has obtained the Alcon Research Institute´s prestigious Young Investigator Award.

François Paquet-Durand (PhD), group leader at the Tübingen Institute for Ophthalmic Research, has obtained the Alcon Research Institute´s prestigious Young Investigator Award

François Paquet-Durand was presented with the award during an official ceremony at the Schepens Eye Research Institute in Boston, on 19th September, 2015. Dr. Paquet-Durand´s research aims to improve the understanding of neurodegenerative processes in the retina, with the goal of developing novel treatments for hereditary blinding diseases.