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Clint Miller, Ph.D.

February 1, 2021

Center for Public Health Genomics
University of Virginia
Charlottesville, VA

Primary Research:

The Miller Lab is located in the Center for Public Health Genomics at the University of Virginia. Our lab focuses on genetic and environmental risk factors for coronary artery disease and other complex cardiovascular diseases using a combination of computational systems genomics, single-cell -omics, and genetic/drug perturbations in vitro. We integrate state-of-the-art computational and functional genomic analyses with vascular physiology to study causal regulatory networks driving vascular disease processes. We have assembled a biobank of vascular tissue samples from a diverse cohort of normal and diseased patients with a spectrum of phenotypes to facilitate our discovery approaches. Our primary goals are to identify novel markers to better classify patients with cardiovascular disease as well as inform tailored treatments that target dysregulated pathways in the vessel wall.

Laboratory web site URL:

Collaborative Relationships:

Member of Leducq PlaqOmics network (, Trans-Omics for Precision Medicine (, Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis (, and International Common Disease Alliance (

Recent Presentations:

ASHG 2020, Platform presentations (Chani Hodonsky (postdoc), Adam Turner (postdoc), Nelson Barrientos (Lab specialist)

Lab Motto:

“Where there’s a will, there’s a way”..and “It’s always Miller Time!”

Clint Miller Lab