Wednesday, May 28, 2014
Check This Web Site Tomorrow for Results of the California Stem Cell Agency Meeting
The California Stem Cell Report will provide live, gavel-to-gavel coverage of tomorrow's session of the governing board of the $3 billion California stem cell agency from the meeting location in La Jolla, Ca.
On the agenda is a $14.3 million award to Asterias Therapeutics to continue the hESC clinical trial begun by Geron. Directors are scheduled to receive an update on CIRM finances. The agency is scheduled to run out of money for new awards in 2017 and is attempting to find new sources of funding.
For those who want to listen to the daylong meeting on the Internet, instructions can be found on the meeting agenda. A live teleconference location is also available in San Francisco. The address can be found also on the agenda.