Dr., PhD Barbara Lorber
Lorber B, Berry M, Logan A, Tonge D (2002) Effect of lens lesion on neurite outgrowth of retinal ganglion cells in vitro. Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 21: 301-311.
Lorber B, Berry M, Hendriks W, den Hertog J, Pulido R, Logan A (2004) Stimulated regeneration of the crushed adult rat optic nerve correlates with attenuated expression of the protein tyrosine phosphatases RPTPalpha, STEP and LAR. Molecular and Cellular Neuroscience 27: 404-416.
Lorber B, Berry M, Logan A (2005a) Lens injury stimulates adult mouse retinal ganglion cell axon regeneration via both macrophage- and lens-derived factors. European Journal of Neuroscience 21: 2029-2034.
Lorber B, Hendriks W, Van der Zee C, Berry M, Logan A (2005b) Effects of LAR and PTP-BL phosphatase deficiency on adult mouse retinal cells activated by lens injury. European Journal of Neuroscience 21: 2375-2383.
Yin Y, Henzl MT, Lorber B, Nakazawa T, Thomas TT, Jiang F, Langer R, Benowitz LI (2006a) Oncomodulin is a macrophage-derived signal for axon regeneration in retinal ganglion cells. Nature Neuroscience 9: 843-852.
Lorber B (2006b) Role of NG2 in development and regeneration. Journal of Neuroscience 26: 7127-7128.
Lorber B, Berry M, Logan A (2008) Different factors promote axonal regeneration of adult rat retinal ganglion cells after lens injury and intravitreal peripheral nerve grafting. Journal of Neuroscience Research 86: 894-903.
2004 Value in People Fellowship Award (The Wellcome Trust, UK)
2004 Faculty Research Grant (University of Birmingham, UK)
2004 EU Marie Curie Outgoing International Fellowship Award
2007 Faculty Research Grant (University of Birmingham, UK)
2007 Value in People Fellowship Award (The Wellcome Trust, UK)