Helmsley Funds Research Collaborative around Type 1 Diabetes
Scientists at the Beckman Research Institute of City of Hope have received over $300,000 from The Leona M. and Harry B. Helmsley Charitable Trust to support scientific collaborations to fight type 1 diabetes.
The HIRN is a research collaborative launched in 2014 by the National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases (NIDDKD) and coordinated by City of Hope. The goal of the HIRN is to support translational research to understand the progression of type 1 diabetes (T1D) and to develop innovative strategies to prevent or halt it.
The Helmsley grant will help foster learning, collaboration and advancement by supporting opportunities for the sharing of scientific information and the generation of additional joint projects....