Over the last ten years the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund (MSCRF), have been at the forefront of innovation- funding the most ground-breaking research and the most innovative companies in our state as well as our nation. Each year MSCRF looks to fund the most cutting-edge companies and institutions engaging in the development of stem cell research and cures throughout the state of Maryland.

Through MSCRF's series of funding and public grants categories, MSCRF is able to foster innovation from the discovery phase through commercialization of stem cell technologies. Below is a list of our most current awardees.

 

2019

2018

2017

Discovery
Dr. Linzhao Cheng

Human iPSC-Derived Extracellular Vesicles: Unique Properties & Potential for Tissue Regeneration

Post-Doctoral Fellowship
Dr. Joseph Mertz

Proteomic Approaches to Study Cell Death Mechanisms in Human Stem Cell-derived Retinal Ganglion Cell

Post-Doctoral Fellowship
Dr. Aline Thomas

Development of Stem Cell Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis using Non-Invasive Biomarkers

Annual Reports

Annual reports include profiles and details on past MSCRF awardees, the MSCR Commission, and closed grant awardees.