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UConn Health Cell and Genome Sciences
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2013 State Stem Cell Funding

 $1,129,271

Ren-He Xu, ImStem Biotechnology, Inc.

Developing a potential therapy for multiple sclerosis using hESC-derived MSCs.

 

 $750,000

Christopher Heinen, Associate Professor of Medicine, UConn Health.

Using hESCs and iPSCs to test the significance of hereditary cancer-associated variants.

 

 $750,000

Kristen Martins-Taylor, Assistant Professor of Genetics and Genome Sciences, UConn Health.

Uncovering molecular pathways disrupted in Prader-Willi Syndrome.

 

$600,000

Arvind Chhabra, Assistant Professor of Medicine, UConn Health.

Generation of customized anti-tumor T cells from human pluripotent stem cells (hPS) derived embryoid bodies (EB) for immunotherapy of human melonoma.

 

$500,000

Ren-He Xu, Associate Professor of Genetics and Genome Sciences, UConn Health.
Marc Lalande, Professor and Chair, Department of Genetics and Genome Sciences, UConn Health.

UConn-Wesleyan Stem Cell Core.

 

$200,000

Wai Hong (Kevin) Lo, Assistant Professor, Division of Endocrinology, Department of Medicine, UConn Health.

Next generation bone graft substitute through dsteogenic differentiation of hMSC by a small molecular.

 

$200,000

Peter Maye, Assistant Professor, Department of Reconstructive Sciences, UConn Health.

Differentiating human embryonic stem cells down the axial skeletal lineage.

 

$200,00

Irina Bezsonova, Assistant Professor, Department of Molecular, Microbial and Structural Biology, UConn Health.

Specification of poised epigenomic marks in ES cells.

 

$200,000

Rosa Guzzo, Postdoctoral Fellow, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, UConn Health.

Establishing an epigenetic memory of tissue-specific induced pluripotent stem cells for superior chondrogenic differentiation capacity.