News : 2012 : October

David Watkins, Ph.D.

Nature Study Pinpoints Mechanism that Controls AIDS in Rare Cases

A Miller School researcher and his team have discovered how a rare, few people infected with HIV fight off AIDS without taking antiretroviral drugs, a finding that may bring scientists a step closer to developing a vaccine for HIV/AIDS.

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Marie Valdés-Dapena, M.D.

Pediatric Pathology Icon Passes Away

Pediatric pathology pioneer Marie Valdés-Dapena, M.D., professor emerita of pathology and pediatrics, passed away September 30. She was 91.

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