Anil Chekuri, PhD

Investigator

Anil Chekuri, PhD, has been focused on understanding the molecular bases of Inherited Retinal Degenerations (IRDs) and Age-related Macular Degeneration (AMD). He aims to investigate key molecular pathways underlying several forms of retinal dystrophies and development of therapeutic targets to rescue retinal function. His research also focuses on the development of novel Adeno Associated Viral (AAV) vectors with improved retinal tropism and efficacy for therapeutic delivery suitable for translational studies. Dr. Chekuri is currently working to develop gene therapy for various forms of retinal disorders.

achekuri@mgh.harvard.edu

Vandenberghe Lab Team

  • Luk H. Vandenberghe, PhD

    Director (on leave)

  • Nerea Zabaleta, PhD

    Investigator

  • Jackson W. Lau, MHA

    Senior Lab Manager

  • Urja Bhatt, MS

    Lead Research Lab Tech

  • Julio Sanmiguel

    Lead Research Lab Tech

  • Reynette Estelien

    Lead Research Lab Tech

  • Michael Florea

    PhD Candidate

  • Jiten Doshi, PhD

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow

  • Huachun Liu, PhD

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow

  • Aruna Kumar Chelluboyina, PhD

    Postdoctoral Research Fellow

  • Paige Osborn

    Program Coordinator

  • Max Miller

    Research Lab Tech I

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