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Bascom Palmer Eye Institute

Maria E. Marin-Castaño, M.D., Ph.D.

General Information

Maria E. Marin-Castaño, M.D., Ph.D.

Languages

  • English
  • French
  • Spanish

Academic Title

  • Research Associate Professor of Ophthalmology

Research Interests

Systemic vascular disease, environmental toxins and age-related macular degeneration
 
Research Summary
 
Dr. Marin-Castaño’s research program uses tissue culture techniques and experimental models combining molecular, cellular, genetic, biochemical, and physiologic assays to investigate the pathogenesis of Age-Related Macular Degeneration and establish the key mechanisms by which cigarette smoke promote the development of diabetic retinopathy.
 

Education

B.S.
University of Valencia

Valencia, Spain

M.D.
University Paul Sabatier

Toulouse, France

Ph.D.
University of Paul Sabatier

Toulouse, France

Pharm.D.
University of Valencia

Valencia, Spain


Undergraduate
Institute Melchor de Macanaz

Hellin (AB), Spain

Publications