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2010

December

Case Western Reserve Receives $10M to Study Retinal Disease, Develop New Treatments

December 28, 2010


NIH Awards $6.4M to Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Researchers

December 7, 2010


November

Cancer Drugs Offer Hope for Crohn’s Disease and Sarcoidosis

November 30, 2010


Community Rallies to Fight Obesity in Cleveland’s Urban Youth

November 15, 2010


Hyper-texting and Hyper-Networking Pose New Health Risks for Teens

November 9, 2010


October

Case Western Reserve University Hosts National AWARE for All: Clinical Research Education Day for the Public on Saturday, November 6th

October 29, 2010


Obesity Expert James Levine, MD, PhD, Appointed Chief of Endocrinology at UH Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

October 6, 2010


September

Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Researcher Discovers New “Anti-pathogenic” Drugs to Treat MRSA

September 16, 2010


New Dual Recognition Mechanism Discovered in Tuberculosis

September 9, 2010


August

New Sporadic Prion Protein Disease Identified by Case Western Reserve

August 13, 2010


New Methods, New Math Speed Detection of Drug-resistant Malaria

August 2, 2010


July

Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Awarded $4.7M Contract from Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency

July 30, 2010


$9M NIH Grant Renewal Awarded to Case Western Reserve/University Hospitals Case Medical Center Center for AIDS Research

July 21, 2010


Susan G. Komen Awards Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Nearly $500,000 to Lead a Clinical Study Aimed to Improve Outcomes for Older Women with Breast Cancer

July 19, 2010


Research Suggests Mechanism for the Link between High-Fat Diet and Risk of Prostate Cancer and Other Prostatic Disorders

July 14, 2010


Case Western Reserve University-led Team Takes High Resolution Photo of a K+ Channel

July 13, 2010


Case Western Reserve University Named International Center of Excellence for Malaria Research

July 12, 2010


June

Case Western Reserve Center for Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine and Athersys Receive $1M Third Frontier Grant to Support Research for Spinal Cord Injury

June 25, 2010


Josiah Macy, JR. Foundation Grant to Enhance Physician and Nursing Education With Student-Run Free Clinic and More at Case Western Reserve

June 24, 2010


Reported Surgical Quality Measures Not Associated With Lower Infection Rates

June 22, 2010


Major Jama Study Examines Cystic Fibrosis Survival Rates and MRSA Infections

June 15, 2010


Case Western Reserve University Receives $5 Million Ohio Third Frontier Grant to Establish New Imaging Center with University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Philips Healthcare

June 7, 2010


May

Neal J. Meropol, MD, Appointed Chief of Hematology and Oncology at UH Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

May 12, 2010


Michael W. Konstan, MD, Appointed Chairman of Pediatrics at UH Case Medical Center’s Rainbow Babies & Children’s Hospital and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

May 10, 2010


CWRU Global TB Expert Receives Prestigious Fulbright Scholar Award

May 7, 2010


April

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Receives Nearly $8M in Federal Funding to Help Providers Enable Adoption of Electronic Health Records in Ohio

April 13, 2010


Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Team Discovers "Smart" Insulin Protein Molecule That Could Revolutionize Diabetes Care

April 12, 2010


Case Western Reserve First to Prove Validated Instrument to Measure aa-Related Helping

April 8, 2010


Sleep Apnea Tied to Increased Risk of Stroke

April 8, 2010


Genetic Factor Shown to Regulate Both Heart Failure and Aneurysm Disease

April 7, 2010


March

Duffy-negative Blood Types No Longer Protected From P. Vivax Malaria

March 15, 2010


Newer Cornea Transplant Surgery Shows Short- and Long-term Promise

March 1, 2010


January

Case Western Reserve Receives $2.8M to Further Breast Cancer Research

January 27, 2010


Cornea Cell Density Predictive of Graft Failure at Six Months Post Transplant

January 11, 2010