Positions

Selected Publications

Academic Article

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2020 Selective Ablation of Dehydrodolichyl Diphosphate Synthase in Murine Retinal Pigment Epithelium (RPE) Causes RPE Atrophy and Retinal DegenerationCells.  9. 2020
2018 Optimizing ERG measures of scotopic and photopic critical flicker frequencyAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  1074:145-150. 2018
2017 Glycogen synthase kinase 3 regulates photic signaling in the suprachiasmatic nucleusEuropean Journal of Neuroscience.  45:1102-1110. 2017
2015 Increased visual sensitivity following periods of dim illuminationInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  56:1864-1871. 2015
2014 Adaptive potentiation in rod photoreceptors after light exposureJournal of General Physiology.  143:733-743. 2014
2014 Early retinal neurodegeneration and impaired Ran-mediated nuclear import of TDP-43 in progranulin-deficient FTLDJournal of Experimental Medicine.  211:1937-1945. 2014
2014 Inhibition of sult4a1 expression induces up-regulation of phototransduction gene expression in 72-hour postfertilization zebrafish larvaeDrug Metabolism and Disposition.  42:947-953. 2014
2014 Overexpression of rod photoreceptor glutamic acid rich protein 2 (GARP2) increases gain and slows recovery in mouse retinaCell Communication and Signaling.  12. 2014
2013 The age-regulating protein klotho is vital to sustain retinal functionInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  54:6675-6685. 2013
2012 Age-related changes in Cngb1-X1 knockout mice: Prolonged cone survivalDocumenta Ophthalmologica.  124:163-175. 2012
2012 ERG critical flicker frequency assessment in humansAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  723:503-509. 2012
2012 Measuring rodent electroretinograms to assess retinal functionMethods in Molecular Biology.  884:265-276. 2012
2012 Measuring rodent electroretinograms to assess retinal functionMethods in Molecular Biology.  884:265-276. 2012
2010 1 rhodopsin mutations in congenital night blindnessAdvances in Experimental Medicine and Biology.  664:263-272. 2010
2010 Combined optical coherence tomography and electroretinography system for in vivo simultaneous morphological and functional imaging of the rodent retinaJournal of Biomedical Optics.  15. 2010
2009 Knockout of GARPs and the β-subunit of the rod cGMP-gated channel disrupts disk morphogenesis and rod outer segment structural integrityJournal of Cell Science.  122:1192-1200. 2009
2008 Human oscillatory potentials: Intensity-dependence of timing and amplitudeDocumenta Ophthalmologica.  117:215-222. 2008
2007 Flicker assessment of rod and cone function in a model of retinal degenerationDocumenta Ophthalmologica.  115:165-172. 2007
2005 Acute aminoglycoside retinal toxicity in vivo and in vitroInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  46:4804-4808. 2005
2004 Oscillatory potential analysis and ERGs of normal and diabetic ratsInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  45:1002-1008. 2004
1998 Rod outer segment maintenance is enhanced in the presence of BFGF, CNTF and GDNFExperimental Eye Research.  66:791-805. 1998
1996 Enhanced survival of mammalian rod photoreceptors in culturesInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  37. 1996
1994 PHOTOTRANSDUCTION IN PRIMATE PHOTORECEPTORSInvestigative Ophthalmology and Visual Science.  35:2001-2001. 1994
1990 Cone excitations and color vision 1990
1986 Telodendrites of cone photoreceptors: Structure and probable functionJournal of Comparative Neurology.  249:13-27. 1986

Teaching Activities

  • VIS746 - Retina and Subcortical Systems (Spring Term 2008)
  • VIS746 - Retina and Subcortical Systems (Spring Term 2009)
  • VIS746 - Retina and Subcortical Systems (Spring Term 2010)
  • VIS746 - Retina and Subcortical Systems (Spring Term 2011)
  • VIS746 - Retina and Subcortical Systems (Spring Term 2012)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2008)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2009)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2010)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2011)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2012)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2013)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2014)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2015)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2016)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2017)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2018)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2019)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2020)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2021)
  • VS111 - Ocular Anatomy (Summer Term 2017)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2008)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2008)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2009)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2009)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2010)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2010)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2011)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2011)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2012)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2012)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2013)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2013)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2014)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2015)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2016)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2017)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2018)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2019)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2020)
  • VS111L - Ocular Anatomy Lab (Fall Term 2021)
  • VS112 - Ocular Anatomy (Fall Term 2007)
  • Education And Training

  • Doctor of Philosophy in Physiology, University of Minnesota System : Twin Cities 1985
  • Full Name

  • Timothy Kraft