Damaris Lorenzo, PhD, Awarded National Ataxia Foundation Young Investigator Award for Spinocerebellar Ataxias Research

Damaris Lorenzo, PhD, an assistant professor of Cell Biology and Physiology in the UNC School of Medicine and a Neuroscience Curriculum Faculty Member, has been awarded a grant from the National Ataxia Foundation. This one-year grant will allow the Lorenzo lab to study how the regulation of cerebellar development and connectivity by β-spectrins is implicated in the pathophysiology of spinocerebellar ataxias.

Damaris Lorenzo, PhD, Awarded National Ataxia Foundation Young Investigator Award for Spinocerebellar Ataxias Research click to enlarge Damaris Lorenzo, PhD

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