JDRF Northern California Center of Excellence

Stanford and UCSF

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Our Mission

Center of Excellence: A center of excellence (COE) brings together people from different disciplines and provides shared facilities/resources

JDRF Centers of Excellence are intended to support Universities and/or Research Institutes that have a track record of excellence in T1D research to develop and pursue collaborative research programs that drive towards translational outcomes and clinical impact and are aligned with JDRF Research goals.

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JDRF CoE Annual Scientific Meeting

Virtual Meeting The JDRF Northern California Center of Excellence annual meeting brought all the scientific teams from UCSF and Stanford together for a half-day of presentations and data sharing from ongoing projects.

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Dr. Alexander Marson

Faculty Profile: Alexander Marson, MD, PhD

Associate Professor, Microbiology and Immunology, School of Medicine, UCSF

Dr. Marson is an Associate Professor in the Microbiology and Immunology Department at UCSF. He has joint appointments in the UCSF Diabetes Center and Department of Medicine. He is also Scientific Director of biomedicine at the Innovative Genomics Initiative (IGI), which supports genome engineering and genomics efforts at UC Berkeley, UCSF and Stanford. He is a Chan Zuckerberg Biohub Investigator and a member of the Parker Institute for Cancer Immunotherapy (PICI).

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