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An Alert for Parents— CWRU Nursing School Researcher Raises Awareness of Flame-Retardant Dangers in Household Products

Parents might be surprised to learn their cellphones, living room sofas, baby carriers, bouncy baby chairs and even some pizza boxes may contain chemicals harmful to young children, according to Case Western Reserve University nursing school...
1-Jul-2015 2:05 PM EDT

New Drug Stimulates Tissue Regeneration, Catalyzing Faster Regrowth and Healing of Damaged Tissues

In a study published in Science June 12, Case Western Reserve and University of Texas-Southwestern researchers detail how a new drug repaired damage to the colon, liver and bone marrow in animal models — even saving mice who otherwise would have...
9-Jun-2015 5:00 PM EDT

National Eye Institute Awards Case Western Reserve Up to $3.3 Million to Develop Two-Photon Ophthalmoscope

Imagine an instrument that peers deep inside the eye and sees how well the retina’s cells function. The technology would enhance greatly the early detection of eye and other disease. NEI has invested up to $3.3 million to support Case Western...
21-May-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Professor Diana Bilimoria Begins New Coursera MOOC Called Women in Leadership: Inspiring Positive Change

Case Western Reserve University Professor of Organizational Behavior Diana Bilimoria is attracting a global audience to her expertise on how women and men can achieve their full leadership potential in their workplaces. Her massive open online...
12-May-2015 3:00 PM EDT

Case Western Reserve, Cleveland Clinic Collaborate with Microsoft on Mixed-Reality Technology for Education

Case Western Reserve Radiology Professor Mark Griswold knew his world had changed the moment he first used a prototype of Microsoft’s HoloLens headset. Two months later, one of the university’s medical students illustrated exactly why. Today,...
29-Apr-2015 3:05 PM EDT

Breakthrough Provides New Hope for More Effective Treatments for Patients with HER2 + Breast Cancer

Ahmad M. Khalil, PhD, and his team identified parts of the body that rev up one of the most aggressive forms of breast cancer, HER2+. Their findings appear this month in Breast Cancer Research and Treatment about the 38 genes and molecules that most...
24-Apr-2015 2:05 PM EDT

CWRU Researcher Awarded $500,000 NSF Career Grant

A Case Western Reserve University researcher has won a $500,000 National Science Foundation grant to combine antibodies and the tobacco mosaic virus into create tiny sensors capable of detecting insecticides in Lake Erie or determining subtypes of...
22-Apr-2015 10:40 AM EDT

Alana Foundation to Fund Case Western Reserve-MIT Research in Identifying Drugs to Treat Down Syndrome

Thanks to the Alana Foundation, Down syndrome researcher Alberto Costa, MD, PhD, has taken another step toward making Northeast Ohio a leader in exploring potential treatments for the genetic condition. Case Western Reserve has received $1.7 million...
22-Apr-2015 9:05 AM EDT

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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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