The Miami Project 2019 Research Review

The Miami Project Research Review magazine is available now in digital format.  This issue includes updates from our laboratories, including how our scientists have adapted their strategies for reaching the community during a pandemic.  Read about new cell-based strategies targeting … Continued

Undergraduate Remote Summer Research Program

Typically, The Miami Project is buzzing with activity during the summer, as young trainees bring fresh excitement to our laboratories. Each summer, these trainees contribute to our scientific mission, while developing their neuroscience knowledge and laboratory skills. For many, this … Continued

A Moment with Dalton – Dr. Mousumi Ghosh

In this episode of A Moment with Dalton, we talk with Mousumi Ghosh, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and The Miami Project. Dr. Ghosh’s research is focused on modulating the innate immune response after CNS injury to … Continued

A Moment with Dalton – Dr. de Rivero Vaccari

In this episode of A Moment with Dalton, we talk with Juan Pablo de Rivero Vaccari, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and The Miami Project. Dr. de Rivero Vaccari focuses on understanding early inflammatory events corresponding to … Continued

A Moment with Dalton – Dr. Hassan Al-Ali

In this episode of A Moment with Dalton, we talk with Hassan Al-Ali, Ph.D., M.S.M., Research Assistant Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and Medicine. Dr. Al-Ali and his team focus on understanding the signaling pathways that regulate axon growth, and … Continued

Combination Strategy for Chronic Pain Following SCI

Chronic pain is a major issue for many people living with spinal cord injury (SCI). This pain, often uncontrollable, can be debilitating, greatly reducing overall quality of life. Neuropathic pain is difficult to manage, and up to two thirds of … Continued

Exosomes Show Promise as a Potential SCI Strategy

Exosome-based therapies are an exciting development that were derived from research on how cells communicate with one another over distances within the body.  Exosomes are nanosized structures within a cell that can be released, such as in response to an … Continued

A Moment with Dalton – Dr. Nagi Ayad

In this episode of A Moment with Dalton, we talk with Nagi Ayad, Ph.D., Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and The Miami Project, Co-Director, University of Miami Brain Tumor Initiative. Dr. Ayad and his team are identifying therapeutic combinations … Continued

A Moment with with Dalton – Dr. Pantelis Tsoulfas

In this episode of A Moment with Dalton, we talk with Pantelis Tsoulfas, M.D., Associate Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and Cell Biology & Anatomy and The Miami Project. Dr. Tsoulfas and his team are working on the development of … Continued

A Moment with with Dalton – Dr. Gillian Hotz

In this episode of A Moment with Dalton, we talk with Gillian A. Hotz, Ph.D., Research Professor, Department of Neurological Surgery and The Miami Project, Director, KiDZ Neuroscience Center, Concussion, WalkSafe®, BikeSafe® and SkateSafe® Programs. The main focus of her … Continued