April 12th, 2018
State earns first royalty check after investing billions in stem cell research
By Joaquin Palomino
California, which has poured billions of public dollars into studying stem cells over the past decade, recently received its first royalty check for the investment — a development that will feed into a debate over whether to spend more taxpayer funds on such research in the coming years.
Arpana Arjun works in the Panagiotakis Lab at Eli and Edy the Broad Center of Regeneration Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCSF Parnassus Campus in San Francisco, Calif.
Photo: Scott Strazzante, The Chronicle Photo: Scott Strazzante, The Chronicle
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