David M. Anderson, Ph.D.

Staff Scientist, Department of Biochemistry

David received his BSc Hons degree in biomedical chemistry at Sheffield Hallam University in the north of England. After a year working for a contract research organization he returned to Sheffield Hallam University to obtain a Ph.D. imaging the distribution of agrochemicals in plants using MALDI IMS. David remained at Sheffield Hallam as a post doc studying the effects of irritants and sensitizers on human skin before moving to Nashville to study lipid distributions in retina and optic nerve tissue, protein distribution and post-translational modifications in eye lenses using MALDI IMS.