The Cleveland Clinic Florida Research & Innovation Center is a cutting-edge research institute dedicated to advancing medicine and saving lives through groundbreaking research, discovery and innovation. Researchers work to expedite the timeline of translating basic science discovery to treatments that can extend human life and improve the efficiency of healthcare delivery. FRIC will develop next generation treatments for a broad scope of diseases that result life-threatening illnesses – improving healthcare in Florida and globally.More About Us
The Younho Choi Lab studies the molecular mechanism of immunopathogenesis of emerging tick-borne viruses including severe fever with thrombocytopenia syndrome virus.Learn More
The Florida Research & Innovation Center complements and expands research currently underway at Cleveland Clinic's five Florida hospitals, as well as Cleveland Clinic's Lerner Research Institute in Cleveland, Ohio. Our facilities span approximately 100,000 sq. ft of dedicated research and support spaces, including state-of-the-art shared resource facilities in flow cytometry, imaging and bioinformatics.Explore Facilities & Cores
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Putting forth multiple candidates with different side effects and dosing schedules aims to provide more options for preventing public health threats.
The improved mRNA vaccine takes inspiration from the herpes virus to “trick” our cells into responding better to the shot.