MSCRF Awardees 2019
University of Maryland
Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund
Dr. Seth Ament, PhD
Psychiatry, SOM Institute of Genome Science, Maryland Psychiatric Research Center
"Molecular, Neurodevelopmental, Connectomic, and Behavioral Consequences of a Psychiatric Risk Gene in a Population Isolate"
Dr. Ola Awad, PhD
Microbiology & Immunology
"Enhancing TFEB Activity to Ameliorate Neurodegenerative Changes in iPSC Models of Parkinson's Disease"
Dr. Charles Hong, MD, PhD
Professor, Director of Cardiology Research
"Reduced Graphene Oxide (rGO)-Mattress System for High-Throughput iPSC-Derived Cardiomyocyte-Based Screening Platform"
Dr. Marta Lipinski, PhD
Anesthesiology, Anatomy Neurobiology, Shock,Trauma and Anesthesiology Research (STAR) Center, Center for Biomolecular Therapeutics
"Inhibition of the PARK10 gene USP24 As A Neuroprotective Treatment in Parkinson's Disease"
For More Information
For a complete list of all MSCRF 2019 Awardees, visit the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund website.