Institution RFA PI Name Award Value Salk Institute for Biological Studies Shared Labs Inder Verma Shared viral vector facility for genetic manipulation of human ES cell $1,844,315 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Preclinical Development Awards David Schubert Human Stem-Cell Based Development of a Potent Alzheimer’s Drug Candidate $1,664,885 Stanford University Genomics Centers of Excellence Awards (R) Michael Snyder Center of Excellence for Stem Cell Genomics $22,831,963 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Genomics Centers of Excellence Awards (R) Joseph Ecker Center of Excellence for Stem Cell Genomics $13,168,037 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Early Translational III Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte Direct reprogramming towards vascular progenitors for the treatment of ischemia $2,340,000 Salk Institute for Biological Studies New Faculty I Lei Wang Genetic Encoding Novel Amino Acids in Embryonic Stem Cells for Molecular Understanding of Differentiation to Dopamine Neurons $2,587,742 Salk Institute for Biological Studies SEED Grant Beverly Emerson Regulation of Specific Chromosomal Boundary Elements by CTCF Protein Complexes in Human Embryonic Stem Cells $647,343 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Basic Biology V Ronald Evans Metabolically-driven epigenetic changes in iPSC reprogramming $1,491,900 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Research Training II Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte Training in the Biology of Human Embryonic Stem Cells and Emerging Technologies II $3,040,970 Salk Institute for Biological Studies SEED Grant Samuel Pfaff Gene regulatory mechanisms that control spinal neuron differentiation from hES cells. $704,543 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Disease Team Planning Samuel Pfaff Motor neuron diseases: Finding cures through basic, translational, and clinical collaboration $54,016 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Training Grant I-3 Juan Carlos Izpisua Belmonte Training in the Biology of Human Enbryonic Stem Cells and Emerging Technologies $1,261,333 Salk Institute for Biological Studies SEED Grant Senyon Choe A method to maintain and propagate pluripotent human ES cells $760,042 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Shared Labs Garry Van Gerpen Shared viral vector facility for genetic manipulation of human ES cell $1,478,923 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Basic Biology II Ronald Evans Molecular Characterization and Functional Exploration of Nuclear Receptors in hiPSCs $1,712,880 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Comprehensive Grant Fred Gage Molecular and Cellular Transitions from ES Cells to Mature Functioning Human Neurons $2,749,293 Salk Institute for Biological Studies New Faculty I Dana Jones Characterization of mechanisms regulating de-differentiation and the re-acquisition of stem cell identity $2,134,100 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Early Translational II Fred Gage Crosstalk: Inflammation in Parkinson’s disease (PD) in a humanized in vitro model $2,472,839 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Early Translational III David Schubert Stem cell based small molecule therapy for Alzheimer's disease $1,673,757 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Early Translational I Inder Verma Curing Hematological Diseases $5,979,252 University of California, San Diego Disease Team Research I Lawrence Goldstein Stem Cell-Derived Astrocyte Precursor Transplants in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis $5,694,308 Salk Institute for Biological Studies Early Translational IV Inder Verma Development of a cell and gene based therapy for hemophilia $2,298,634 Salk Institute for Biological Studies New Cell Lines Fred Gage Development of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells for Modeling Human Disease $1,737,720 University of California, San Diego Early Translational from Disease Team Conversion Lawrence Goldstein Stem Cell-Derived Astrocyte Precursor Transplants in Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis $3,995,136