NIH Grants Cellular Dynamics $500K to Develop Cell Lines for Cardiotoxicity Testing | GenomeWeb
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Cellular Dynamics International has landed a small business innovation research grant of $500,000 from the National Institutes of Health to develop pluripotent stem-cell derived human heart cells.
 
The Madison, Wis.-based developer of tools for predictive screening and drug research said today that the cardiomyocytes it is developing can be used in modeling studies of the early stages of cardiotoxicty. 
 

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