$11.5 million grant to aid UCSD stem cell researchers tackling Lou Gehrig’s disease

Embracing the concept that the whole is greater than the sum of its individual parts, an $11.5 million “disease team” grant has been awarded to UC San Diego to fast track stem-cell research on Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) also known as Lou Gehrig’s Disease. The goal is to advance basic research to human clinical trials within four years. Funding is from the California Institute for …

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