Stem Cell Center Brings Incubator Hopes for UCI

Reed, Vita
May 2010
Orange County Business Journal;5/24/2010, Vol. 33 Issue 21, p1
The article reports on the significance of the new stem cell center of the University of California in Irvine. It states that the 100,000-square-foot center worth 80 million U.S. dollars could be the source of licensed technology, companies, and treatments of spinal cord injuries, Alzheimer's disease, and diabetes. It also mentions the plans to reach out to biotechnology companies, venture capitalists, and large drug makers to attract money and alliances and to commercialize university research.


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