News and Events : 2013 : June

BRCA gene decision hailed

Dr. Olaf Bodamer, director of the Division of Clinical and Translational Genetics, calls last week’s SCOTUS decision on gene patents “in favor of patients” in the Sun-Sentinel. Read more!

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From left are Rafael F. Acosta, Michael A. Gonzalez, Stephan Züchner, M.D., Ph.D., and Fiorella Speziani.

Miller School Expertise Plays Pivotal Role in International Whole Exome Study

Miller School researchers co-led an international study that identifies a new genetic syndrome associated with complex hereditary spastic paraplegia (HSP). Led by Stephan Züchner, M.D., Ph.D., researchers at the Miller School made the discovery possible by lending their widely recognized expertise in computing and interpreting whole exome data.

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