This article discusses the significance of the donation from Amgen founder William Bowes to create the Ruth Garland Chair and the appointment of Jamie Thomson as an Adjunct Professor for furthering stem cell research at UCSB.
These articles explain the importance and impact of a $3 million donation from Amgen founder William Bowes on UCSB stem cell research through the establishment of the Ruth Garland Chair.
In these articles the anticipated impact of Jamie Thomson’s accepting a UCSB Adjunct Professor appointment on progressing UCSB stem cell research is discussed. Also covered is the already seen contribution of Thomson’s presence at UCSB in helping win a $2.3 million CIRM grant.
In this article ethical issues and politics related to the use human embryonic stem cells at UCSB is covered.
This article discusses the significance of Jamie Thomson becoming an adjunct professor at UCSB and prospected future contributions to stem cell research there.