University of Wisconsin–Madison

Everyday Remarkable: Behind the Scenes with Scientist Jianhua Zhang, PhD

Jianhua Zhang, PhD, senior scientist, Cardiovascular Medicine, first learned about Marie Curie’s story and discoveries while studying chemistry in middle school. Years later, Dr. Zhang’s work is still guided by a quote from Curie: “Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood. Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.”

“That’s my whole motivation, passion and interest in doing research, particularly now in the era of stem cell research,” said Dr. Zhang.

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