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Lauren Watson of the Becker group has won a prestigious Masao Ito Award for her poster entitled “Using induced pluripotent stem cells to investigate the disease mechanisms of spinocerebellar ataxia”at the recent 8th International Symposium of the Society for Research on the Cerebellum and Ataxias.

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Lauren Watson with her prize-winning poster

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