Department of Biology alum Paul Tesar receives J. Bruce Jackson, MD, Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Mentoring

There are treatments, but no cures, for millions of people worldwide suffering from diseases such as multiple sclerosis, cerebral palsy and leukodystrophies (rare genetic diseases that affect the brain and spinal cord). This is why Paul Tesar and his lab continue to conduct promising translational research using stem cells to develop new therapeutics that may someday lead to a cure.

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