Scientists, guests and sponsors gathered at the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center for An Evening with Dr. Jeanne Loring, whose research into Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells is fueling groundbreaking investigation into therapies for Parkinson’s disease, MS and more. The event was hosted by Missouri Cures Education Foundation, which promotes medical advances to improve the health of Missourians. After drinks and light appetizers guests cheered as Dr. Ben Borowsky and Robert Klein were honored with the Missouri Cures Volunteer Advocacy Award. Dr. Loring then fascinated the audience with the possible therapeutic potential of iPSCs.