University of Miami's Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute Awarded $10 Million Grant from Starr Foundation  
5/4/2012 10:34:43 AM

MIAMI--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The University of Miami Miller School of Medicine’s Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute (ISCI) today announced that it received a $10 million grant from The Starr Foundation, one of the largest private foundations in the United States. The grant will support ISCI in broadening its preclinical and clinical research on stem cells, and help accelerate its pipeline of translational research and programs for a wide range of debilitating conditions including cardiac disease, cancer, wound healing, stroke, glaucoma and chronic kidney and gastrointestinal diseases.