Latest News : 2014 : February

Miller School of Medicine, Schoninger Research Quadrangle

Departments Post Gains in NIH Research Grants

Reflecting the growing recognition of the University of Miami as one of the nation’s preeminent research institutions, six of the Miller School of Medicine’s departments rose in national rankings based on the size of the research grants they received from the National Institutes of Health during the 2013 federal fiscal year. The gains were especially significant in a year that saw across-the-board reductions in NIH grants.

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Geoffrey W. Stone, Ph.D.

Miller School Researchers Develop Promising Vaccine for Fighting the AIDS Virus

A research team at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine has developed a vaccine that generates an immune system response strong enough to kill a model AIDS virus in mice. The vaccine marks a significant advance in HIV research and may lead to the development of additional new vaccines for influenza, malaria and cancer.

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