Paul Tesar, DPhil

​Associate Professor at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine​

2017 NYSCF – Robertson Stem Cell Prize Recipient

2010 NYSCF – Robertson Stem Cell Investigator Alumnus

DPhil, University of Oxford, England

Postdoctoral Training, National Institutes of Health

Bio

Dr. Tesar is currently Associate Professor and Director of the Pluripotent Stem Cell Facility at Case Western Reserve School of Medicine, where he works on directed differentiation of stem cells into oligodendrocytes to study diseases such as multiple sclerosis. As a postdoctoral fellow at the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke at the National Institutes of Health he discovered epiblast stem cells.

Research Area

  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Neurobiology