News & Events : 2014

Miller School Human Geneticist’s Study Named One of Journal’s Classics

A publication by Margaret A. Pericak-Vance, Ph.D., Director of the John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics and the Dr. John T. Macdonald Foundation Professor of Human Genomics, was selected as one of the top ten classic studies ever published in the American Journal of Human Genetics (AJHG).

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University of Miami Researchers Receive $12.6 Million NIH Grant to Study Genetics of Alzheimer’s Dis

Researchers from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine’s John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics are part of a five-university collaboration receiving a $12.6 million, four-year grant from the National Institute on Aging (NIA), part of the National Institutes of Health (NIH), to identify rare genetic variants that may either protect against, or contribute to Alzheimer’s disease risk.

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