RMM Grants Awarded

See where grants have been awarded across Minnesota.
Raghavendra Rao, MD
Each year in the United States, 12,000 extremely preterm infants (birth before 28 weeks of pregnancy) develop bleeding within the brain soon after…
2018-2020
Robert Tranquillo, PhD
Millions of U.S. citizens suffer from vein valve insufficiency, often resulting in chronic leg ulcers that cause pain, immobility, and a reduced…
2018-2020
Marija Cvetanovic, PhD
Spinocerebellar ataxia type 1 (SCA1) is a fatal neurodegenerative disease with no available therapies. This proposal will determine therapeutic…
2018-2020
Alexander Revzin, PhD
The goal of this project is to develop microcapsules that could be used as cell carriers during differentiation of stem cells into pancreatic…
2018-2020
Ping Chen, PhD
The major challenge in treating obesity is not just losing weight, but preventing weight from coming back. This proposal examines a new treatment…
2018-2019
Mohamad Bydon, MD
This clinical trial investigates whether adipose-derived (fat tissue-derived) mesenchymal stem cells can be safely administered into the…
2018-2020
Nobuaki J. Kikyo, MD, PhD
Many regenerative therapies are based on using a patient’s own cells to create induced pluripotent stem (iPS) cells that can then be differentiated…
2018-2020
Aaron Krych, MD
The goals of this project are to test the initial safety and feasibility of RECLAIM, a single stage cartilage repair technique using the patient’s…
2018-2020
Jennifer Westendorf, PhD
This project will help determine how proteins called Girk2 and Girk3 contribute to cartilage formation and repair in the setting of osteoarthritis…
2018-2020
Saranya Wyles, MD
Regenerative Medicine and Surgery Selective (RMSS) was launched in 2014 at Mayo Clinic School of Medicine and has been a successful education…
2017-2018
Mark Wallert, PhD
Establishes a two-semester techniques laboratory that will train students in biochemistry, cell and molecular biology techniques including cell…
2017-2018
Mary Owen, MD
This program provides college level programming that strives to improve academic, particularly science, proficiency and to provide health…
2017-2018