LFR a bacterium (MRSA, yellow) being ingested by an immune cell (Neutrophil, purple)LFR lung cancer cell during cell divisionMoores Cancer Center


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UC San Diego to Advance Stem Cell Therapies in New Space Station Lab

UC San Diego and Space Tango receive NASA award to develop first dedicated stem cell research laboratory within the International Space Station. Three-year, nearly $5 million award from NASA will allow researchers at the Sanford Stem Cell Clinical Center at UC San Diego Health, Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine and their partners at Space Tango to develop a new integrated space stem cell orbital research laboratory within the International Space Station (ISS) and launch three collaborative research projects within it. Read more in press release.