Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine
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Vijay  Sarthy, PhD

Vijay Sarthy, PhD

Professor of Ophthalmology and Cell and Molecular Biology

Focus of Work


Neuron-glia interactions in the retina; Roles of Müller (glia) cells in the pathogenesis of retinal degenerations and diabetic retinopathy.


Education and Certification

  • PhD: Bombay University, Molecular Biology (1972)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Harvard University (1975)
  • Postdoctoral Fellowship: Harvard Medical School (1978)



Tarry Building Room 5-715
300 E Superior
Chicago IL 60611

Visit Vijay Sarthy's Northwestern Scholars Profile to see the list of publications.