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Cystinosis Research Foundation Awards $2.15 Million in Grants in 2013; Reaching a Treatment Milestone

Cystinosis Research Foundation Awards $2.15 Million in Grants in 2013; Reaching a Treatment Milestone

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The Cystinosis Research Foundation (CRF) awarded $2,153,048 in 2013 to researchers investigating better treatments and a cure for cystinosis, a rare metabolic and genetic disease that afflicts about 500 children and young adults in the United States and 2,000 worldwide. Dr. Daryl Okamura of Seattle Children’s Research Institute was listed among those who were awarded grants by the CRF.