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Case Western Reserve to Lead $27.3 Million Federal Grant for Sudden Unexpected Death in Epilepsy (SUDEP)

Case Western Reserve is one of two universities in the country selected to lead a $27.3 million international effort to identify the causes of a mysterious and deadly phenomenon that strikes people with epilepsy without warning.
8-Dec-2014 12:00 PM EST

CWRU Finds More Men Arriving for Class to Receive an Education to Become a Nurse

It appears that men have figured out what women have known for years: nursing is a great profession. Just ask the current class in Case Western Reserve University's masters entry-nursing program.
4-Dec-2014 2:00 PM EST

Peptide Shows Great Promise for Treating Spinal Cord Injury

Case Western Reserve scientists have developed a new chemical compound that shows extraordinary promise in restoring function lost to spinal cord injury. The compound allowed paralyzed muscles to activate in more than 80 percent of the animals...
2-Dec-2014 9:00 AM EST

Study Finds Girls, Boys Affected Differently by Witnessing Parental Violence

Witnessing violence by parents or a parent’s intimate partner can trigger for some children a chain of negative behaviors that follows them from preschool to kindergarten and beyond, according to researchers at Case Western Reserve University.
2-Dec-2014 3:00 PM EST

New Book, Nurses Making Policy, Urges Nursing Profession to Speak Up!

Nurses Making Policy: From Bedside to Boardroom (Springer Publishing, 2014), implores nurses to speak up and be heard, from the hospital corridors to the floors of Congress.
1-Dec-2014 10:00 AM EST

Researchers Characterize a Protein Mutation That Alters Tissue Development in Males Before Birth

Case Western Reserve researchers have identified a protein mutation that alters specific gender-related tissue in males before birth and can contribute to cancer and other less life-threatening challenges. The findings appear in the November 21...
19-Nov-2014 6:00 PM EST

Laboratory Breakthrough Offers Promise for Spinal Cord Injury Patients to Breathe on Their Own Again

Case Western Reserve researchers have developed a procedure that restores function to muscles that control breathing – even when they have been paralyzed for more than a year. The breakthrough offers hope that patients with severe spinal cord...
17-Nov-2014 5:00 PM EST

Case Western Reserve Malaria Expert Named One of 100 Leading Global Thinkers for 2014

Case Western Reserve malaria specialist Brian T. Grimberg, PhD, is among Foreign Policy magazine’s 100 Leading Global Thinkers of 2014 being honored this evening in Washington, DC. He developed the scientific concept behind a portable, hand-held...
17-Nov-2014 1:00 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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