USC Keck researcher receives $2.5M CIRM grant

Congratulations to Denis Evseenko, M.D., Ph.D, of the Keck School of Medicine of USC on being awarded a $2.5 million CIRM translational award to develop a stem cell therapy for osteoarthritis.

The Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC) is one of four institutions to receive a multi-million-dollar grant from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM) for translational research projects. The $2.5 million grant will support potential osteoarthritis therapies that could significantly impact standards of care for the disease.

For the full news article, read: http://stemcell.usc.edu/2016/12/21/denis-evseenko-receives-2-5-million-from-california-institute-for-regenerative-medicine-cirm-for-osteoarthritis-research

–by USC Stevens staff, published January 9, 2017