Facilities Grants Central to California Stem Cell Effort
Officials with California's stem cell research agency say $271 million in grants awarded this week will help get the ball rolling on lifesaving research. The money, which will fund construction of new research facilities, comes four years after California voters approved funding for stem cell research.
- "Almost $300 Million for Stem Cell Research" (Weiss, "KXJZ News," Capital Public Radio, 5/8).
- "Stem Cell Grants" (Schmitz, "The California Report," KQED, 5/8).