California Stem-Cell Agency Awards $6M to Duke Researcher for Move to Sanford-Burnham | GenomeWeb

By a GenomeWeb staff reporter

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The board of California's stem cell agency has agreed to award $5.9 million to Duke University researcher Robert Wechsler-Reya if he finalizes an agreement by next month to move his laboratory and his research in neural development and cancer stem cells to the Sanford-Burnham Medical Research Institute in La Jolla, Calif.

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