Dr. Catriona Jamieson Receives $3.34 Million CIRM Grant for Leukemia Research

Dr. Catriona Jamieson

Dr. Catriona Jamieson has received a $3.34-million Early Translational II award from the California Institute for Regenerative Medicine (CIRM).

Dr. Jamieson, Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Division of Hematology-Oncology, is Director of Stem Cell Research at the Moores UCSD Cancer Center. The new CIRM award will support her efforts to develop treatments that reduce the risk of relapse in leukemia.

Dr. Jamieson is one of two UCSD researchers to receive CIRM grants this week.

Read the full story from the UCSD Newsroom.

Read a 2008 interview with Dr. Jamieson about her leukemia research.