University of California, Merced
CIRM's major facilities program created research space uniquely designed to accelerate stem cell research toward new therapies in the state. The program leveraged private donations and institutional funds worth four times the original investment. It also is estimaged to have created 13,000 job years and $100 million in tax revenues for the state at a time when they were critically needed.
Awards to the Institution
|New Faculty II:||Kara McCloskey||Building Cardiac Tissue from Stem Cells and Natural Matrices||$1,706,255|
|Tools and Technologies I:||Michael Cleary||RNA Analysis by Biosynthetic Tagging (RABT): a tool for the identification of cell type-specific RNAs||$483,803|
|New Faculty I:||Jennifer Manilay||Enhancing Survival of Embryonic Stem Cell-Derived Grafts by Induction of Immunological Tolerance||$1,581,056|
|Major Facilities:||John White||No Title||$4,359,480|