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MIMG in the News, 2014


October 09, 2014

Four UCLA scientists receive NIH innovator award for stem cell, neuroscience research

Four scientists from the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA have received a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s New Innovator Award for advancing revolutionary stem cell and neuroscience in medicine. The four UCLA researchers were among only 50 recipients nationwide and the most from a single institution represente. .... [ more ]

October 09, 2014

UCLA Cancer Researcher Receives Prestigious Innovator Award for Developing New Ways to Use Blood Stem Cells to Attack Cancer

UCLA Jonsson Comprehensive Cancer Center member Dr. Lili Yang has received a National Institutes of Health (NIH) Director’s New Innovator Award of $2.3 million, in recognition of her breakthrough research developing new ways to genetically program human blood stem cells to attack cancer tumor. .... [ more ]

January 29, 2014

BSRBStem cell agency's grants to UCLA help set stage for revolutionary medicine

Scientists from UCLA’s Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research were today awarded grants totaling more than $3.5 million by California’s stem cell agency for their ongoing efforts to advance revolutionary stem cell science in medicin. .... [ more ]