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Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences

Pushpa Rao

Postdoctoral Scholar

pushpa rao

Pushpa Rao

Postdoctoral Scholar

Education: 
BSc, Microbiology, Zoology & Biochemistry, Maharani Ammanni College, Bengaluru, India
MSc, Biotechnology, Bengaluru University, Bengaluru, India
MS, Cellular & Molecular Biology, University of New Haven, New Haven, CT
PhD, Ophthalmology, Visual & Anatomical Sciences, Waye State University, Detroit, MI
Research synopsis: 

My research is focused on targeting ocular pathologies by using viral gene delivery as a novel therapeutic approach in the mouse model. Overall, this project aims to prevent ocular damage and vision loss, further to refine treatment strategies in the clinic.