President and Fellows of Harvard College


Date of Award

08.25.2014

Program

Type 1 Diabetes, Prevent & Delay

Amount

$4,350,000

Term of Grant

60 months

Project Title

Genetically Modified Human Cell Lines to Characterize Stem Cell-derived Beta Cells, Reconstruct Islets and Confer Immune Protection

Project Description

Funding to Dr. Douglas Melton to produce insulin-producing cells as a potential therapy for type 1 diabetes.