Author Archives: Maria Verissimo, MSc

California Lung Cell Regeneration Researcher Receives $6.9 Million Government Grant

A University of Southern California researcher has received a $6.9 million U.S. government grant to continue her work on lung cell regeneration as a way of treating such diseases as pulmonary fibrosis and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease. Dr. Zea Borok of the university’s Keck School of Medicine received the seven-year grant under the National Heart, Lung, and…