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Diversity Program Alumni Updates: Renato Aguilera, Ph.D.

Dr. Renato Aguilera

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Renato Aguilera is a former Minority Biomedical Research Support program participant at the University of Texas at El Paso, where he earned a bachelor's and master's degree in biology in 1981 and 1982, respectively. He went on to earn a Ph.D. in immunology at the University of California, Berkeley, in 1987. He later became a biology professor at the University of California, Los Angeles, and is now a professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Texas at El Paso, where he is also director of the university’s Research Initiative for Scientific Enhancement program and deputy director of the Border Biomedical Research Center.

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