James and Jean Culver Vision Discovery Institute

Priya Narayanan Namboothiri, Ph.d.

Contact info:
Dr. Narayanan Namboothiri's departmental website

Voice: 706.721.3731
Fax:    706.721.9799


Primary appointment: Cellular Biology & Anatomy

Affiliated departments:Primary appointment only

Background & Research Emphasis:
Assistant Research Scientist, Vascular Biology Center and Department of Cellular Biology and Anatomy. Dr. Narayanan’s research focus is on studying the role of arginase and its downstream products ornithine and polyamines in neuro-vascular injury that occurs during ischemic retinopathies such as diabetic retinopathy and retinopathy of prematurity. She actively collaborates with Dr. Ruth Caldwell.