UB to Receive $4.9 Million in Stem Cell Research Funds from New York State
Posted Oct 07 2010 12:00am
BUFFALO, N.Y. The University at Buffalo will receive $4.9 million in funding to conduct research on stem cells, part of a new investment in stemcell research announced yesterday by New York State Governor David A. Paterson.
“I am extremely pleased that so many of our faculty successfully competed for these awards,” said Kenneth M. Tramposch, Ph.D., associate vice president for research at UB. “It demonstrates that leading-edge research is being proposed by UB scientists. UB’s vibrant interdisciplinary environment helped our scientists develop innovative projects that will allow us to understand the basic biology of stem cells and provide a platform for future therapies…