Congratulations to the winners of the 2015-2016 "Georgia Partners in Regenerative Medicine" seed grants.
Congratulations to the winners of the 2015-2016 "Georgia Partners in Regenerative Medicine" seed grants. Awards were given to pairs of investigators from two of the center's participating institutions.
Brandon Dixon/John Peroni - GT/Emory - The Development of a Large Animal Model and Lymphatic Muscle Cell Therapy Approach for Treating Secondary Lymphedema
Zaid Al-Kadhimi/Manu Platt - Emory/GT - Enhancing Multiple Myeloma Vaccine Response after Autologous Stem Cell Transplantation
Lohitash Karumbaiah/Maysam Ghovanloo - UGA/GT - Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation for Traumatic Brain Injuries
Luke Mortensen/Edward Botchwey - UGA/GT - Enhancing Transplanted MSC Engraftment by Selective Opening of the Bone Marrow Niche for Hypophosphatasia
W. Robert Taylor/Andres Garcia - Emory/GT - A Novel Cell Delivery Strategy for the Myocardium
Zion Ho Tse/John Oshinski - UGA/Emory - Development of a Robotic Platform for MRI-guided Cellular Therapeutic Infusions
Nick Willett/Krishnendu Roy - Emory/GT - An Immunoengineering Strategy to Restore Immune-homeostasis and Improve Regenerative Intervention Outcomes Following severe Musculoskeletal Trauma
Chunhui Xu/M.G. Finn - Emory/GT - Selective Removal of Residual Stem Cells Using Qβ Virus-Like Particles
Chunhui Xu/Ronghu Wu - Emory/GT - Identification of Surface Glycoproteins as Effective Biomarkers of Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiac Progenitors