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HSS Researchers Receive Grant for Clinical Trial to Improve Outcomes for Rotator Cuff Tears

Dec 18, 2017 - PR Newswire

 A multidisciplinary team led by Scott Rodeo, MD, and Christopher Mendias, PhD, at Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) has been awarded the Orthopaedic Research and Education Foundation (OREF) Clinical Research Grant in Cellular Therapy in honor of James Urbaniak, MD in Collaboration with National Stem Cell Foundation (NSCF). The $800,000 grant will fund a clinical trial to determine if the use of stem cell therapy can improve outcomes for patients who suffer rotator cuff tears. To date, this is...