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2012

December

Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Announces Award to Case Western Reserve University to Study How Applying Patient Strengths Can Improve their Health Care

December 27, 2012


Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Researchers Discover New Molecule Linked to Late-Stage Breast Cancer

December 17, 2012


New Tuberculosis Drug Trial Begins in South Africa

December 11, 2012


Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Receives Funding for Healthy Growth Research

December 5, 2012


November

Genetic Factor Holds Key to Blood Vessel Health

November 19, 2012


Constance and James W. Brown Make Significant Gift to New Medical Building

November 16, 2012


Dr. Jonathan Lass, of Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals Case Medical Center, to be honored by Eye Bank Association of America

November 9, 2012


October

$4M Awarded to Case Western Reserve to Develop Structural Biology Instrument

October 12, 2012


Preterm Labor Powerhouse Therapy Offers Promise for Inflammatory Diseases

October 9, 2012


Drug Reverses Abnormal Brain Function in Rett Syndrome Mice

October 3, 2012


September

Alumnus Supports New Medical Education Building with $1.5M Gift

September 28, 2012


Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation and Cleveland Foundation Each Commit $10M to Launch Case Western Reserve Campaign for New Medical Education and Research Building

September 24, 2012


$1.8M Grant Supports Investigation of Psoriasis Link to Cardiovascular Disease

September 19, 2012


Novel Non-antibiotic Agents Against MRSA and Common Strep Infections

September 12, 2012


Case Western Reserve Researchers Create Short-term Memories In-vitro

September 10, 2012


Study Shows How Alcoholics Anonymous Participation Promotes Long-term Recovery

September 6, 2012


August

Drowning in Health Data: Symposium Tackles Silos and Promotes Integration

August 30, 2012


Three Major Ohio Universities Establish Statewide Research Collaboration

August 17, 2012


New Oncogene Identified For Breast Cancer

August 13, 2012


NIH Awards $64.6M Grant to Case Western Reserve, Largest Ever in Northeast Ohio

August 10, 2012


July

Case Western Reserve University’s National Center for Regenerative Medicine Receives Ohio Third Frontier Grant for Therapeutic Cell Center

July 26, 2012


Mukesh K. Jain, MD, to Lead the American Society for Clinical Investigation

July 20, 2012


Preclinical Development Shows Promise to Treat Hearing Loss with Usher Syndrome III

July 11, 2012


June

Cliff A. Megerian, MD, Named Chairman of Otolaryngology - Head and Neck Surgery at University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

June 26, 2012


New Fellowship Offered to Community Organizations Emphasizes Research and Engagement

June 21, 2012


Case Western Reserve Professorship in Surgery Honors MetroHealth Burn Care Pioneer

June 20, 2012


Case Western Reserve Secures Federal Funding from Ohio Medicaid

June 4, 2012


May

Cleveland Clinic Lerner College of Medicine of Case Western Reserve University Celebrates 10th Anniversary of Founding

May 21, 2012


Growth Factor in Stem Cells May Spur Recovery From MS

May 20, 2012


Mechanistic Discovery Links Psoriasis to Increased Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

May 10, 2012


April

Discovery of Earliest Life Forms’ Operation Promises New Therapies for Key Diseases

April 27, 2012


Cleveland Researcher Receives Top 10 Clinical Research Achievement Award

April 19, 2012


Breakthrough Discovery Unveils “Master Switches” in Colon Cancer

April 12, 2012


Corneal Thickness Linked to Early Stage Fuchs Endothelial Corneal Dystrophy

April 9, 2012


Genetic Regulator of Fat Metabolism and Muscle Fitness Discovered

April 9, 2012


March

Researchers Develop First “Theranostic” Treatment for Acute Lymphoblastic Leukemia (ALL)

March 7, 2012


From Mouse to Man: Circadian Nitrogen Balance Impacts Survival and Susceptibility to Common Diseases

March 6, 2012


February

First Breakdown of Public Health Data for Cleveland Neighborhoods

February 29, 2012


First and Only Study on Harmful Effects of Infants Prenatally Exposed to Ecstasy

February 28, 2012


Circadian Rhythms Linked to Sudden Cardiac Death, Study Finds

February 22, 2012


Drug Quickly Reverses Alzheimer’s Symptoms in Mice

February 3, 2012


January

Emergency Departments’ Quality Evaluation Requires Hospital-wide Effort

January 31, 2012