NYBC is pleased to announce that Dr. Rona Weinberg, Director of Cellular Therapies, has received renewal of her Tissue Bank Core NIH grant which is part of a Program Project entitled Myeloproliferative Neoplasms Research Consortium.  The 5-year (2018-2023) funded Tissue Bank Core Project will capture and store samples related to the clinical trials that will be conducted as part of the Program Project.  NYBC will receive almost $2.25M. 

In addition to Dr. Weinberg’s Tissue Bank Core, the overall Program Project, led by Dr. Ronald Hoffman of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, has 3 basic science, 1 clinical trial and 3 additional Core projects.