Grant Award Details

Alpha Stem Cell Clinic for Northern and Central California
Grant Number: 
INFR4-13596
Project Objective: 
  • The objective of this funding opportunity is to expand existing capacities for delivering stem cell, gene therapies and other advanced treatment to patients. The Alpha Clinics Network is designed to serve as a competency hub for regenerative medicine training, clinical research, and the delivery of approved treatments.
Investigator: 
Type: 
PI
Award Value: 
$7,999,997
Status: 
Pre-Active

Grant Application Details

Application Title: 
  • Alpha Stem Cell Clinic for Northern and Central California
Public Abstract: 

The UC Davis Alpha Stem Cell Clinic has improved operations and streamlined processes for conducting stem cell and gene therapy clinical trials. The current proposal will accelerate and expand our activities with a focus on reaching the underserved populations in our expansive catchment area.

Statement of Benefit to California: 

The UC Davis Alpha Stem Cell Clinic (ASCC) recognizes the importance of a multi-targeted approach to bring new and innovative cell and gene therapy clinical trials, improve patient recruitment from a diverse population to these trials and decrease the cost of the ultimate product. Increasing awareness of cell and gene therapy trials in the underserved medical communities is one of the targets of our program to ensure all Californians with an unmet medical need can be served.