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

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Dean Pamela B. Davis, MD, PhD, and Department of Physiology and Biophysics Chair Walter Boron, MD, PhD, have won election to the Institute of Medicine of the National Academies (IOM), one of the...
21-Oct-2014 12:25 PM EDT

Adopting Older Children Offers Guide to Parents Thinking About Adopting

The authors of the new book, Adopting Older Children: A Practical Guide to Adopting and Parenting Children over Age Four (New Horizon Press), hope to help guide parents through the process of adopting an older child.
20-Oct-2014 7:00 AM EDT

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

Case Western Reserve University will present Ebola expert, Daniel Bausch, MD, in a public special lecture from 2 to 3 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 16, in Wolstein Research Building Auditorium, 2103 Cornell Rd., Cleveland. He will address “From the Front...
13-Oct-2014 1:00 PM EDT

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

On the 25th anniversary of discovering the cystic fibrosis gene, more than two-dozen CF innovators and clinicians, including five on the Case Western Reserve campus, took this special occasion to reflect on the discovery and the status of research...
9-Oct-2014 11:00 AM EDT

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

For the second consecutive year, a Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine researcher has landed the much-coveted Director’s New Innovator Awards from the National Institutes of Health (NIH). Rong Xu, PhD, will initiate computational...
6-Oct-2014 5:00 PM EDT

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

Case Western Reserve University’s synchrotron facility at Brookhaven National Laboratory is on its way to becoming the No. 1 beamline facility for biology in the world by early 2016, thanks to a jumpstart grant of $4.6 million from the National...
23-Sep-2014 5:00 PM EDT

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

A common Asian spice and cancer-hampering molecules show promise in slowing mesothelioma, cancer of the lung lining linked to asbestos. Scientists from Case Western Reserve and Georg-Speyer-Haus demonstrate curcumin and cancer-inhibiting peptides...
18-Sep-2014 1:00 PM EDT

"Rhetoric in the Flesh" by T. Kenny Fountain: The Anatomy Student and Human Cadaver


In his new book, Rhetoric in the Flesh: Trained Vision, Technical Expertise, and the Gross Anatomy Lab (Routledge, 2014), T. Kenny Fountain explains discoveries in his ethnographic study of education in the anatomy lab, and how the experience is...
15-Sep-2014 3:00 PM EDT

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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

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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