Trust allots $15M for iPS cell bank

11/4/2010 | La Jolla Light (Calif.)

The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust has awarded a three-year grant worth $15 million to the Salk Institute for Biological Studies in La Jolla, Calif., and Columbia University Medical Center in New York, for the establishment of a bank for induced pluripotent stem cells. The bank will store iPS cells derived from patients with neurological, cardiac and hematological conditions that researchers will use in developing various tissue cells for disease studies.

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