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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


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


$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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


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


Emergency Departments’ Quality Evaluation Requires Hospital-wide Effort

January 31, 2012