Catherine Tsilfidis

Catherine Tsilfidis

Profile: Senior Scientist, Regenerative Medicine Program, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute

Department: Ophthalmology, University of Ottawa

Research Interests:

  • Molecular aspects of forelimb and lens regeneration in the newt, Notophthalmusviridescens
  • Dedifferentiation as a source of stem cells in the regeneration process
  • Gene therapy in retinal degeneration using XIAP, a potent inhibitor of apoptosis
  • Stem cell applications to retinal damage or disease

PubMed Research Publications