Budd A. Tucker
Budd A. Tucker holds a Ph.D. degree and works as an Assistant Professor of ophthalmology at the University of Iowa Roy J. and Lucille A. Carver College of Medicine. He has been selected as a recipient of the 2010 National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s New Innovator Award for his research focused on combining state-of-the-art patient-specific stem cell and biodegradable tissue engineering technologies for the treatment of blinding retinal degenerative diseases such as retinitis pigmentosa and age-related macular degeneration.
Biography Updated on 10 April 2011