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Arnold Caplan Receives Lifetime Achievement Award


Arnold I. Caplan, PhD, professor of Biology and director of the Skeletal Research Center at Case Western Reserve University, received the MSC Lifetime Achievement Award last month at the National Center for Regenerative Medicine’s Mesenchymal Stem...
17-Sep-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Mothers Caring for Children Dependent on Life-Supporting Technology Need More Personal Resourcefulness to Cope with Risk for Depression

Researchers at Case Western Reserve University had previously found that mothers of children dependent on life-supporting medical technology are at risk for depression. In a new study, the researchers discovered factors that significantly contribute...
17-Sep-2015 11:30 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Biomarker May Predict Which HER2-Negative Breast Cancer Patients Will Benefit From Targeted Therapy

A multi-center team led by Case Western Reserve has demonstrated that brief exposure to a targeted therapy can tell doctors which HER2-negative patients will respond — and which should switch to another kind of treatment. Their findings appear in...
17-Sep-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Psychology Research Links Distress to Perceived Internet Pornography Addiction

A study of Internet pornography users suggests a person’s own feeling of being addicted to online pornography drives mental health distress, not the pornography itself. Researcher Joshua Grubbs, a doctoral candidate at Case Western Reserve...
16-Sep-2015 5:30 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Pursue Ideal Ingredients for Cartilage Recipe

Case Western Reserve University and Harvard University researchers will build a microfactory that churns out a formula to produce joint cartilage, which could one day benefit millions of people in the United States who suffer from cartilage loss or...
16-Sep-2015 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

CWRU Leads Solar Power Study Inspired by Field of Medicine


Researchers at Case Western Reserve University will do an epidemiological, disease control‐type study of more than 5 million solar panels at hundreds of power plants around the world to learn how photovoltaic modules degrade under varying...
16-Sep-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Case Western Reserve Scientists Discover Long-Sought Genetic Mechanism for Cancer Progression

Genetics researchers from Case Western Reserve School of Medicine have identified a novel long non-coding RNA (lncRNA), dubbed DACOR1, that has the potential to stymie the growth of tumor cells in the second-most deadly form of cancer in the U.S....
11-Sep-2015 9:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Weatherhead School of Management's new degree offering: Master of Science in Management - Business Analytics

Data analysis and evidence-based decision making are becoming critical skills for management students seeking an edge in an increasingly competitive marketplace. Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University is preparing a...
9-Sep-2015 8:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Law Professor’s New Book Offers Wide-Ranging Tips on Aging and Caring for Elderly Loved Ones

A new book by Case Western Reserve University School of Law Professor Sharona Hoffman details how people can make sure elderly parents or other relatives get the care they need to maintain fulfilling lifestyles and social ties. It’s also a book...
28-May-2015 2:05 PM EDT

Hard Decisions by Angelina Jolie and Other Women

24-Mar-2015 12:05 PM EDT

Case Western Reserve Global Health Expert Urges Action to Eradicate Tropical Disease Known as Yaws

Half a century ago, a concentrated global effort nearly wiped a disfiguring tropical disease from the face of the earth. Now, says Case Western Reserve’s James W. Kazura, MD, it’s time to complete the work.
19-Mar-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Case Western Reserve University Expert on the Middle East: Pete W. Moore

10-Sep-2014 4:00 PM EDT

Case Western Reserve Economics Assistant Professor From Ukraine Can Discuss Political/Economic Tensions in His Homeland

3-Mar-2014 1:00 PM EST

CWRU Law Professor Helps Plan Tribunal to Prosecute Perpetrators of Atrocities in Syria

A Blue Ribbon panel of former international tribunal prosecutors, international tribunal judges and leading academics, led by Case Western Reserve University Law Professor Michael Scharf and David Crane, former Chief Prosecutor of the Special Court...
26-Sep-2013 4:00 PM EDT

CWRU Law Professor Michael Scharf Is Available to to Journalists Concerning International Law and the Situation in Syria

29-Aug-2013 3:00 PM EDT

Superman: CWRU’s Ricca Tells Creators’ Story

The very people Superman could not save were his own creators—Jerry Siegel, the writer, and Joe Shuster, the comic artist.
17-Jun-2013 8:00 AM EDT

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