December 16, 2021
The Additional Ventures Single Ventricle Research Fund (SVRF) 2021 program is focused on the identification and investigation of cardiac developmental pathways and mechanisms. Thirty-four new investigators and co-investigators were chosen worldwide. Professor Jonathan Butcher was awarded funding for the project Collective Neighborhood Signaling Driving Ventricular Growth, Maturation, and Pathogenesis.
Additionally, a former Butcher lab PhD student and current UCSD assistant professor, Stephanie Lindsay, was awarded a 2021 SVRF grant for her project: Mechanobiological Mechanisms of Cardiac Morphogenesis.
Read the full award announcement here.