Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission

Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission 


The Maryland Stem Cell Research Commission (Commission) will hold a regular meeting on July 7, 2020. The Commission may go into closed session (see note).  

Established as an independent unit within the Maryland Technology Development Corporation (TEDCO), the Commission has set up criteria, standards and requirements to administer the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund in accordance with the Maryland Stem Cell Research Act of 2006.

The Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund has been established to promote state-funded stem research. With a $8.2 million budget for FY 2021, the Commission will support grants to public and private entities in the State. For more information about the Maryland Stem Cell Research Fund and a list of Commission members, please visit


Due to COVID-19 pandemic, the Commission meeting will be held virtually via zoom video conference. The Commission may, in open session, follow the required procedures to go into closed session, which will be limited to matters that are permissibly discussed in closed session under the Maryland Open Meetings Act. For more information, please refer to


July 7, 2020


2 p.m. to 5 p.m.  


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