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Medical Students Meet their “Match” when the Clock Strikes Noon

March 15, 2019

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Students Become Physicians at Top Hospitals across Cleveland and the Nation Today

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine Ranked No. 1 in Ohio, and No. 24 nationally, by U.S. News & World Report

March 12, 2019

Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine has been named the No. 1 research-oriented medical school in Ohio, according to the influential annual ranking by U.S. News & World Report. In addition, the school was ranked one of the leading medical schools in America—at number 24.

New Findings Shed Light on Origin of Upright Walking in Human Ancestors

February 28, 2019

4.5 Million-Year Old Fossil Shows Evidence of Greater Reliance on Bipedalism than Previously Suggested

Health Insurance is not Assurance of Healthcare

February 27, 2019

For subsidized Ohio health-exchange users, high out-of-pocket costs often mean bypassed care compared to Medicaid recipients

Newly Identified Drug Targets Could Open Door for Esophageal Cancer Therapeutics

February 20, 2019

Researchers block two cancer cell signaling pathways and slow tumor growth.

Preventing “Cell Wall Remodeling” May Hold Key to Defeating Intransigent Superbugs in Cystic Fibrosis, Other Diseases

February 18, 2019

Dr. Edward Yu Receives NIH Grant to Better Understand How Bacteria Resist Antibiotics

Case Western Reserve Researcher Awarded $1.3 Million to Develop Decision-Making Tool for Treating Intimate Partner Violence

February 13, 2019

Project will identify most promising interventions and help providers tailor treatments.

Blood Cells Could Hold Master Clock Behind Aging

February 7, 2019

International team finds blood cell DNA stays steady and defines cellular age.

Researchers Develop New Approach for Vanquishing Superbugs

January 30, 2019

Tackling antibiotic resistance via existing drugs (with a twist).

New Skin Test Detects Prion Infection Before Symptoms Appear

January 23, 2019

Proof-of-concept study demonstrates test’s preclinical utility.

Case Western Reserve’s John “Chip” Tilton, MD, Secures School of Medicine’s Fourth Falk Catalyst Award

January 8, 2019

Funding to support development of new gene therapy delivery system.

International TB Campaign Launches on World TB Day

November 30, 2018

CASE WESTERN RESERVE’S TUBERCULOSIS RESEARCH UNIT SPEARHEADS “I AM TB”

Case Western Reserve/UH Launch Bipolar CHOICE Trial Site

November 30, 2018

STUDY JOINS 10 SITES NATIONALLY TO EXAMINE ‘REAL WORLD’ USE OF MEDICATIONS, QUETIAPINE AND LITHIUM

Breakthrough Discovery Unveils “Master Switches” in Colon Cancer

November 29, 2018

CASE WESTERN RESERVE GENETICISTS PUBLISH GROUNDBREAKING STUDY IN SCIENCE

A toxic byproduct of hemoglobin could provide clues for possible treatments for cerebral hemorrhage and Creutzfeldt-Jakob Disease

November 27, 2018

Scientists at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine have identified a novel mechanism that could be used to protect the brain from damage due to stroke and a variety of neurodegenerative conditions, including sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease, Alzheimer’s disease, and Parkinson’s disease.