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Center’s research on stem cells and bipolar disorder supported by new gift

Center’s research on stem cells and bipolar disorder supported by new gift

April 9, 2012

With the help of a recent $1 million commitment, the University of Michigan Comprehensive Depression Center will continue its mission to unravel the unknowns about bipolar disorder using stem cell lines developed from skin cells. Induced pluripotent stem cells The donation establishes the Steven M. Schwartzberg Memorial Fund at the Depression Center,

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Greden named Health Care Hero; Prechter receives honorable mention

Greden named Health Care Hero; Prechter receives honorable mention

September 12, 2011

Depression Center Executive Director John Greden, M.D., was named a winner in the 10th annual Crain’s Detroit Business “Health Care Hero” awards.

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Prechter family’s fight against bipolar disorder

Prechter family’s fight against bipolar disorder

August 29, 2011

The Detroit News ran a feature story on the Heinz C. Prechter Bipolar Research Fund’s portfolio of research activities aimed at conquering the disorder, a wide scope of projects that includes genetics and adult stem cell lines, including one of the nation’s first longitudinal studies. The

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