NEW YORK and BALTIMORE, April 27 /PRNewswire/ -- The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) are establishing a collaborative program to advance the development and use of stem cells in therapies for a wide range of diseases, the organizations announced today. The program will train researchers to use stem cells and foster joint research projects.
The collaborative program will encompass training for Johns Hopkins researchers in the NYSCF laboratory in Manhattan, specific research collaborations and a NYSCF fellowship to support Johns Hopkins in its plans to bridge disciplines, technologies and facilitate cross-collaborations among Johns Hopkins investigators and the greater stem cell research community.
The announcement of the collaborative program was made by Chi Van Dang, M.D., Ph.D., Vice Dean for Research for The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, one of the nation's leading academic medical institutions and Susan L. Solomon, President and Chief Executive Officer of The New York Stem Cell Foundation, a non-profit organization dedicated to furthering stem cell research to advance the se
|SOURCE The New York Stem Cell Foundation|
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