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2013

December

Case Western Reserve Researchers Uncover Critical Interaction in Heart Drugs

December 30, 2013


Common Disorders: It’s Not the Genes Themselves, But How They Are Controlled

December 20, 2013


Beta-Carotene Beneficial for Tackling Vitamin A Deficiency

December 10, 2013


November

Clevelanders: Lighting Up in a New Way

November 25, 2013


Case Western Reserve, Cleveland Clinic and University Hospitals Launch Innovative Venture to Advance Analysis of Medical Data

November 21, 2013


Vivax Malaria May Be Evolving Around Natural Defense

November 15, 2013


Brain Connectivity Can Predict Epilepsy Surgery Outcomes

November 1, 2013


October

CWRU Alum Awarded 2013 Outstanding Fundraising Volunteer Award by Association of Fundraising Professionals

October 31, 2013


Macrophages Promote Nerve Regeneration in Peripheral Nerve Injury

October 28, 2013


Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Scientist Wins Prestigious NIH New Innovators Award

October 21, 2013


National Sleep Research Resource Center to be Established

October 15, 2013


Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Wins Prestigious NCI Sponsored Provocative Questions Grant

October 14, 2013


Internationally renowned Cardiothoracic Surgeon coming to Cleveland

October 14, 2013


Cleveland Institutions Receive NIH Grant for Regional Stroke Clinical Trials Coordinating Center

October 10, 2013


Recombinant Human Prion Protein Inhibits Prion Propagation

October 9, 2013


Non-specific and Specific RNA Binding Proteins Found to be Fundamentally Similar

October 8, 2013


Case Western Reserve Named Part of $10.2 Million Innovation Alliance

October 1, 2013


September

Breakthrough Offers First Direct Measurement of Spinal Cord Myelin in Multiple Sclerosis

September 23, 2013


African-American Study Identifies Four Common Genetic Variants Associated with Blood Pressure

September 10, 2013


Researchers Discover a New Pathway in Blood Vessel Inflammation and Disease

September 4, 2013


Boy Interrupted: Y-chromosome Mutations Reveal Precariousness of Male Development

September 2, 2013


August

Insecticide-treated Bed Nets Critical to Global Elimination of Filariasis

August 21, 2013


Psoriasis Researcher Earns Third NIH Grant in One Year

August 16, 2013


New Designer Compound Treats Heart Failure by Targeting Cell Nucleus

August 1, 2013


July

Evolution of Diverse Sex-Determining Mechanisms in Mammals

July 29, 2013


Harvard expert in glaucoma Douglas Rhee, MD, named Chair of Ophthalmology and Visual Sciences at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case Medical Center

July 19, 2013


New Approach to Protecting Prion Protein from Altering Shape, Becoming Infectious

July 18, 2013


Tony Wynshaw-Boris, MD, PhD, Named Chair of Genetics and Genome Sciences at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and University Hospitals Case Medical Center

July 3, 2013


University Hospitals Case Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University Announce Licensing Agreement for the Development of Diagnostic Tests for HIV Drug Resistance

July 2, 2013


June

Bladder Function Restored in Animals with Severe Spinal Cord Injury

June 26, 2013


First-Ever Therapeutic Offers Hope for Improving Blood Transfusions

June 25, 2013


Gene Offers an Athlete's Heart Without The Exercise

June 13, 2013


Health Information Exchanges: Transforming Health in Ohio

June 5, 2013


May

New Multi-million Dollar Research Center Aims to Solve the Mystery of Premature Birth

May 25, 2013


Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Researchers Discover New Target for Personalized Cancer Therapy

May 2, 2013


Historic collaboration wins support to launch statewide clinical trials

May 1, 2013


April

Detecting Autism From Brain Activity

April 17, 2013


Ordinary Skin Cells Morphed into Functional Brain Cells

April 14, 2013


Case Western Reserve Awarded $1.9M Grant for Psoriasis Research

April 4, 2013


March

New MRI method fingerprints tissues and diseases

March 14, 2013


Grant to Fund Efforts to Reduce Prevalence of Preterm Birth

March 8, 2013


New Form of Animal Communication Discovered

March 7, 2013


Seven Genetic Risk Factors Found to be Associated with Common Eye Disorder

March 4, 2013


February

Youth’s Addiction Recovery Predicted With AA-Related Helping Tool

February 27, 2013


Discovery in HIV May Solve Efficiency Problems for Gene Therapy

February 14, 2013


Collaboration and Innovation Win Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Grant to Study Gastric Cancer

February 8, 2013


January

Researchers Discover Promising Prognostic Marker for Aggressive Breast Cancer

January 23, 2013


After Decades of Research, Scientists Unlock How Insulin Interacts With Cells

January 9, 2013