Drucker Family Innovation Fund Grants 2021/2022

Application Deadline Date: April 20, 2021


Recipient(s)Title of ResearchAmount
Dr. Denise BelshamDeveloping novel human-derived hypothalamic and pancreatic cell models upon differentiation of iPSCs.$50,000
Dr. Ian Rogers and Dr. Trevor ReichmanMaking pancreatic tissue from stem cells and decellularized pancreatic extracellular matrix$50,000
Dr. Hoon-Ki Sung and Dr. Andras NagyTreating obesity and metabolic diseases with highly purified and functional brown fat generated by a novel cell-type specific selection system$50,000
Dr. Minna Woo, Dr. George Ibrahim and Dr. Paul YooVagal nerve stimulation (VNS) for diabetes prevention or treatment$50,000