Shelley Fried, Ph.D.

Associate Investigator
Neurosurgery, Mass General Research Institute
Associate Professor of Neurosurgery
Harvard Medical School
action potentials; amacrine cells; electric stimulation; electric stimulation therapy; motion perception; neural prosthesis; photic stimulation; rabbits; retinal ganglion cells; sodium channels; transcranial magnetic stimulation; visual prosthesis

Lab interests include:

  • Understanding how and why retinal neurons respond to electric stimulation
  • The development of new stimulation methods that provide precise control over the neural response
  • Development of a sub-retinal prosthetic for use in those blinded by outer retinal degenerative diseases
Fried Lab Publications
Thier Building
60 Blossom Street
Boston, MA 02114-3104