MBBP Client Harvard Making Breakthroughs in Blood Stem Cell Research

Harvard University has recently completed a license agreement with Magenta Therapeutics, a newly launched start-up in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in order to continue research and development related to new approaches to blood stem cell transplantation. The deal will help transform this science from that of a "last resort" into safer, more effective therapy for patients who suffer from blood diseases, …

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Whitehead Institute Member Receives 2011 Wolf Prize in Medicine

On February 17th, Israel's Wolf Foundation announced that Professor Rudolf Jaenisch, founding member of MBBP client Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, is a recipient of the prestigious 2011 Wolf Prize in Medicine. Professor Jaenisch, along with Professor Shinya Yamanaka of Japan, was selected for his "groundbreaking contribution to stem cell research". The mission of the Wolf Foundation is to …

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