SacTown Talks

# 1 - Dr. Jan Nolta

Episode Summary

Dr. Nolta is the Director of the Stem Cell Program at UC Davis School of Medicine, and directs the new Institute for Regenerative Cures. Her group focuses on “bench to the bedside” research, and she has been involved in numerous clinical trials of gene and cell therapy. She is scientific director of the new Good Manufacturing Practice clean room facility at UC Davis, where stem cells of different types are being isolated or expanded for clinical trials. She was also ranked as one of the “Global Top 50 Most Influential People in the Field of Stem Cells" in 2013.