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

Cuyahoga County high school students are smoking tobacco products at the same rate as adults in the county, according to new data from the Prevention Research Center for Healthy Neighborhoods (PRCHN) at Case Western Reserve. In 2013, more than 22...
24-Jul-2014 11:00 AM EDT

Flourish & Prosper: The Third Global Forum for Business as an Agent of World Benefit to Explore Business Strategies in Which People Excel, Companies Prosper and Nature Thrives


Flourish & Prosper: The Third Global Forum for Business as an Agent of World Benefit will bring together leading business executives, management scholars, policymakers and others from around the world Oct. 15-17 at Case Western Reserve University.
18-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

International Research Team Discovers Genetic Dysfunction Connected to Hydrocephalus

The mysterious condition once known as “water on the brain” became less murky, thanks to a research group led in part by a Case Western Reserve researcher. The study illustrates how one genetic error can contribute to hydrocephalus. The findings...
17-Jul-2014 12:00 PM EDT

Bacteria Hijack Plentiful Iron Supply Source to Flourish

In an era of increasing concern antibiotic-resistant illness, Case Western Reserve researchers have identified a new pathway to disabling disease: blocking bacteria’s access to iron. The scientists showed how bacterial siderophore captures iron...
9-Jul-2014 12:10 PM EDT

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


Researchers from CWRU are part of a five-university collaboration receiving a $12.6 million, four-year grant from the NIA, part of the NIH, to identify rare genetic variants that may either protect against, or contribute to Alzheimer’s disease...
7-Jul-2014 10:00 AM EDT

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and Weatherhead School of Management to Offer Dual Degrees in Biomedical Sciences and Business

To prepare students for increasing job opportunities generated by the changing health care environment, Case Western Reserve University’s School of Medicine and Weatherhead School of Management are offering two new dual graduate degrees that...
1-Jul-2014 2:00 PM EDT

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

Leaders from Case Western Reserve University and University Hospitals this evening announced a new collaborative fundraising effort focused on Adolescent and Young Adult (AYA) cancer. The news came as Chuck and Char Fowler announced their third...
30-Jun-2014 7:00 PM EDT

Synthetic Triterpenoids Show Promise in Preventing Colitis-Associated Colon Cancer

Researchers from Case Western Reserve and Dartmouth universities have shown that a class of small antioxidant molecules carries enormous promise for supressing colon cancer associated with colitis. These findings, published in an early June edition...
24-Jun-2014 10:40 AM EDT

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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

War-Crime Expert Assists in "Killing Fields" Trials in Cambodia

In just a few months, five leaders of the genocidal Khmer Rouge regime will go on trial before the U.N.-established war crimes Tribunal in Cambodia (known as the ECCC). Case Western Reserve University School of Law's globe-trotting professor...
22-Dec-2008 10:45 AM EST

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