Congratulate Henrique Bittencourt and Jason Berman on their recently awarded C17 Research Network grants, funded in partnership with CCCF and ECFC

Henrique Bittencourt from CHU Ste Justine was awarded  $120,000 for his grant entitled “Third-party Human Umbilical Cord Perivascular (HUCPVC)-derived Mesenchymal Stromal Cells (MSC) to Treat Refractory or Steroid-dependent Acute Graft-versus-Host Disease after Allogeneic Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation in Children, TUMS Phase I-II trial”.

Jason Berman from IWK was awarded $99,930 for his grant entitled “Stromal Antigen 2 (STAG2): A novel metastatic pathway in Ewing sarcoma”