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Cancer Treatment Potential Discovered in Gene Repair Mechanism

December 30, 2014

Case Western Reserve University/University Hospitals AIDS Clinical Trials Unit Launches Outreach to Enlist More Women in Clinical Trials

December 16, 2014

Case Western Reserve Scientists Find Key to Vitamin A Metabolism

December 10, 2014

Case Western Reserve to Lead $27.3 Million Federal Grant for Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP)

December 8, 2014

Peptide Shows Great Promise for Treating Spinal Cord Injury

December 3, 2014


Researchers Characterize a Protein Mutation that Alters Tissue Development in Males Before Birth

November 19, 2014

Case Western Reserve Malaria Expert Named One of 100 Leading Global Thinkers for 2014

November 17, 2014

Laboratory Breakthrough Offers Promise for Spinal Cord Injury Patients to Breathe on Their Own Again

November 17, 2014


Partnership Pays: Collaboration Among Case Western Reserve, Cuyahoga County, and YMCA of Greater Cleveland Catalyzes More Than $13 Million in Public Health Grants

October 31, 2014

Delivering a One-Two Punch: New Drug Combination Shows Promise as Powerful Treatment for Breast Cancer

October 27, 2014

New Compounds Reduce Debilitating Inflammation

October 24, 2014

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Dean, Department Chair Elected to Prestigious Institute of Medicine

October 21, 2014

Ebola Special Lecture: Tropical Virus Expert to Give Balanced, Comprehensive View of Developing Epidemic

October 13, 2014

Case Western Reserve University Visible at Celebration for Discovery of Cystic Fibrosis Gene

October 8, 2014

Case Western Reserve Scientist Captures Prestigious NIH Director’s New Innovator Award

October 6, 2014


Case Western Reserve University on Track to Become No. 1 Synchrotron Lab in World

September 23, 2014

Curcumin, Special Peptides Boost Cancer-Blocking PIAS3 to Neutralize Cancer-Activating STAT3 in Mesothelioma

September 18, 2014

Leaky Gut — A Source of Non-AIDS Complications in HIV-Positive Patients

September 3, 2014


Protective Hinge Process Enables Insulin to Bind to Cells

August 4, 2014


Neighborhood Connections brings a 12-foot teepee to Wade Oval Wednesday July 30

July 29, 2014

Cuyahoga County High School Students Smoking at the Same Rate as Adults

July 24, 2014

International Research Team Discovers Genetic Dysfunction Connected to Hydrocephalus

July 17, 2014

Bacteria Hijack Plentiful Iron Supply Source to Flourish

July 9, 2014

Case Western Reserve University Researchers and Collaborators Receive $12.6 Million NIH Grant to Study Genetics of Alzheimer’s Disease

July 7, 2014


Case Western Reserve University, University Hospitals Announce Collaborative Fundraising Initiative for Adolescent and Young Adult Cancer

June 30, 2014

Synthetic Triterpenoids Show Promise in Preventing Colitis-Associated Colon Cancer

June 24, 2014

Long Non-coding RNAs Can Encode Proteins After All

June 23, 2014

Family of Proteins Plays Key Role in Cellular Pump Dynamics

June 22, 2014

Cancer Drug Boosts Levels of Vascular-Protective Gene, KLF2

June 13, 2014

Stem Cells Hold Keys to Body’s Plan

June 5, 2014


FDA Approves Many Drugs that Predictably Increase Heart and Stroke Risk

May 27, 2014

Dr. Neal Meropol Honored as American Society of Clinical Oncology Fellow

May 16, 2014

Physician Practice Facilitation Ensures Key Medical Care Reaches Children

May 5, 2014

Investigators Discover How Key Protein Enhances Memory and Learning

May 2, 2014


$2.3M Study to Examine How Neighborhoods Influence Child Maltreatment Rates

April 28, 2014

Study Shows Aspirin Can Reduce Colorectal Cancer Risks for Those with Specific Gene

April 23, 2014

Heart Attack Gene, MRP-14, Triggers Blood Clot Formation

April 2, 2014


Nature Immunology Study Finds Novel Population of Neutrophils

March 24, 2014

Microorganism Shows Promise in Inhibiting Thrush

March 13, 2014


Case Comprehensive Cancer Center Researchers Discover Pathway of Protein that Helps Cancer Cells Survive

February 13, 2014

Nationally Recognized Expert in Healthcare Curriculum Named Vice Dean for Medical Education

February 3, 2014


Davis To Chair Scientific Society’s Medical Sciences Section

January 31, 2014

Study Shows Autistic Brains Create More Information at Rest

January 31, 2014

Case Western Reserve Wins $12.7 Million for AIDS Research and Clinical Trials

January 22, 2014

Breakthrough in Understanding the Secret Life of Prion Molecules

January 16, 2014

Cleveland Clinic, Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Team Discovers Key Mechanisms to Inhibit Triple Negative Breast Cancers

January 16, 2014

Alex's Lemonade Stand Foundation Grants $625,000 to Case Western Reserve School of Medicine

January 14, 2014

Nature Study Discovers Chromosome Therapy to Correct a Severe Chromosome Defect

January 12, 2014

Researchers at Case Comprehensive Cancer Center Discover Ovarian Cancer Biomarker

January 8, 2014