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New $3.7M grant to support research exploring mysterious link between cancer, HIV/AIDS

Research has found that those living with HIV have a higher risk for certain kinds of cancers—such as lung cancer. Now, with a new five-year, $3.7 million grant from the National Cancer Institute, researchers from Case Western Reserve University...
8-Jul-2020 4:55 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Case Western Reserve University-led team develops new approach to treat certain neurological diseases

A team led by Case Western Reserve University medical researchers has developed a potential treatment method for Pelizaeus-Merzbacher disease (PMD), a fatal neurological disorder that produces severe movement, motor and cognitive dysfunction in...
29-Jun-2020 7:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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Medtronic awards $1M gift toward establishing new endowed professorship at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine

Medtronic, a global leader in medical technology, has committed $1 million over five years to fund an endowed professorship at the Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine.
23-Jun-2020 8:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

‘Age-Friendly’ Care Coming to Retail Clinics

Nursing researchers and planners at Case Western Reserve University, funded by a new three-year, $2.44 million John A. Hartford Foundation grant, will work with CVSHealth and the Institute for Healthcare Improvement to integrate into 1,100 CVS...
11-Jun-2020 10:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Case Western Reserve University-Led Research Uncovers Connections Between Psoriasis and Joint Disease

A team led by Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine researchers has made two major discoveries involving psoriasis, a chronic and debilitating skin disease with no known cure.
8-Jun-2020 9:00 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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Study finds racial differences in time it takes to treat melanoma

Black patients with one of the deadliest forms of skin cancer are likely to experience a longer delay from diagnosis to surgery than non-Hispanic white (NHW) patients, according to a new study published in the Journal of the American Academy of...
30-Apr-2020 10:35 AM EDT Add to Favorites

Case Western Reserve team studying ‘unprecedented’ levels of trauma caused by COVID-19 pandemic

The COVID-19 pandemic could inflict long-lasting emotional trauma on an unprecedented global scale, leaving millions grappling with debilitating psychological disorders, according to a new study commissioned by an interdisciplinary team of...
29-Apr-2020 4:20 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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$6M, 5-year NIH grant extends funding for collaborative Cleveland Digestive Diseases Research Core Center

A new $6 million, 5-year grant from the National Institutes of Health extends funding for the Silvio O. Conte Cleveland Digestive Diseases Research Core Center (DDRCC), a cross-institutional collaboration of digestive disease investigators.
13-Apr-2020 6:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

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