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Usual Prey Gone, a Fish Survives by Changing Predictably


Without the Bahamas mosquitofish to eat, bigmouth sleepers slide down the food chain and survive on insects, snails and crustaceans. And, in so doing, sleepers’ behaviors, ratio of males to females and physical appearance change, too.
4-Mar-2015 10:20 AM EST

Case Western Reserve Grants License Option to Startup Apollo Medical Devices


With a two-year option license agreement from Case Western Reserve University’s Technology Transfer Office, Apollo Medical Devices LLC plans to further advance toward commercialization a point-of-care blood tester.
3-Mar-2015 3:30 PM EST

Case Western Reserve University Launches Five All-Online Engineering Master’s Degrees

Case Western Reserve University is launching five online engineering master's, designed for professionals to complete the degree remotely within two years. The new programs offer a Master of Engineering, and Master of Science degrees in biomedical...
10-Feb-2015 11:45 AM EST

CWRU Awarded $3.9 Million for Innovative HIV Research

A researcher at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine and colleagues will investigate whether gut leakage leads to the disease and malfunction of vital organs commonly found in HIV patients, whether drug abuse exacerbates the problem,...
9-Feb-2015 4:55 PM EST

National Team to Expand CWRU Research Restoring Amputees’ Sense of Touch

Case Western Reserve University and the Louis Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center are teaming with medical device-makers Medtronic and Ardiem Medical, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, the universities of Chicago and California at...
9-Feb-2015 4:35 PM EST

Novel Peptide Shows Promise in Penetrating Heart Attack Scar Tissue to Regenerate Cardiac Nerves and Avert Arrhythmias

Case Western Reserve’s chemical compound aimed at restoring spinal cord function may have an additional purpose. A special peptide could address arrhythmias by penetrating heart attack scar tissue to regenerate cardiac nerves. The research results...
2-Feb-2015 7:00 AM EST

Case Western Reserve Scientists Identify Proteins Likely to Trigger Psoriasis

Case Western Reserve scientists have taken a leap toward identifying root causes of psoriasis. Of the roughly 50,000 proteins in the human body, researchers have zeroed in on four likely contributors to this inflammatory skin condition. The findings...
21-Jan-2015 12:00 PM EST

In the Mood to Trade? Weather May Influence Institutional Investors’ Stock Decisions

Weather changes may affect how institutional investors decide on stock plays, according to a new study by a team of finance researchers. Their findings suggest sunny skies put professional investors more in a mood to buy, while cloudy conditions...
15-Jan-2015 2:00 PM EST

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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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