News : 2011 : October

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The HIHG's Adam Naj, Ph.D., quoted by ABC News

October 28, 2011 – New research has identified a genetic marker that may identify people at high risk for major depression

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Hussman Institute Unveils Automated Storage System

October 17, 2011 – The John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine unveiled its new, state-of-the-art automated storage and retrieval system for DNA samples which will serve as a cornerstone for genomic research at the Institute.

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UM students will use their feet in search of a cure for blindness

October 13, 2011: UM students will use their feet in search of a cure for blindness

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Hussman researcher to study genetics of diverse Latino population

Events: October 3, 2011 – Eden R. Martin, Ph.D., professor of human genetics and director of the Center for Genetic Epidemiology and Statistical Genetics at the John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics, was awarded a $1.6 million grant by the National Institutes of Health to study genetic differences in ancestry among Latinos.

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