September 28, 2020

The Niche

Knoepfler lab stem cell blog

Denny Sanford

2 min read

Philanthropist Denny Sanford has made huge contributions to advancing biomedical research including $70 million to the Sanford Burnham Institute in La Jolla and $30 million to the Sanford Consortium for Regenerative Medicine. Now Sanford has donated the whopping sum of $100 million to advance stem cell research at UCSD according to the San Diego Union Tribune (photo at right from the paper). Stem cells have great promise to positively change our world through transforming medicine, but stem cell research is very expensive. Ideas are the …Read More