Our Research

The focus of our research is developing viral vector-based gene replacement strategies for the treatment of inherited ocular disease.

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Meet Dr. Boye

Dr. Shannon E. Boye received her B.S. in marine biology with a minor in chemistry from Fairleigh Dickinson University in 2001. She graduated with a Ph.D. in Neuroscience from the University of Florida in 2006. Her thesis work involved developing viral vectors for the treatment of retinal disease, specifically GUCY2D Leber Congenital Amaurosis (LCA1).

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Recent Lab News

Dr. Boye to Give Opening Presentation at VISIONS…

Participants of Virtual VISIONS 2020 are invited to join live for the opening presentation, “Mission Possible! What’s Next for Gene Therapy…

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