The governing board turned down five appeals in the round, which attracted 357 applications in its "pre-app" process, 64 of which were invited to apply. Reviewers approved 25 applications.
The following appeals in the biology round were approved:
- $1.3 million, Deborah Lieu of UC Davis. (Review summary here, appeal here.) 764
- $1.4 million, Yanhong Shi of the City of Hope. (See review summary here and appeal here.)
The California stem cell agency is expected to post a press release shortly with the names of all recipients. The agency usually withholds names of applicants until the the board formally acts.
(An earlier version of this item reported that the board approved $37 million in grants.) Sphere: Related Content