CWRU senior lights family’s night near African desert

Joe Toth

Joe Toth’s research and ingenuity, with help from fellow students in Botswana, provided electricity to a widow and her three children in their hut at the edge of the Kalahari Desert. The mother, Tlhabologang Mosadi

Synthetic triterpenoids show promise in preventing colitis-associated colon cancer

Researchers from Case Western Reserve and Dartmouth show the small antioxidant molecules suppress colon cancer onset Researchers from Case Western Reserve University and Dartmouth College have shown that a class of small antioxidant molecules carries

Researchers find support team can help caregivers manage end-of-life treatment, decisions

Photo of nurse comforting patient

Many caregivers of terminal cancer patients suffer depression and report regret and guilt from feeling they could have done more to eliminate side effects and relieve the pain. So researchers from the Frances Payne Bolton

5 questions with… new School of Dental Medicine dean, alumnus Kenneth Chance

For Kenneth B. Chance, his appointment as dean of the School of Dental Medicine completes a cycle. “I can now give back,” he said, “all of the training, all of the experiences that I’ve had

School of Medicine researchers discover long non-coding RNAs can encode proteins after all

Kristian Baker

Case Western Reserve Investigators discover novel cellular genes by uncovering uncharacterized RNAs that encode proteins Case Western Reserve School of Medicine scientists have made an extraordinary double discovery. First, they have identified thousands of novel long

School of Medicine, Weatherhead School of Management to offer dual degrees in biomedical sciences, business

doctor and business man

New graduate degrees a response to career opportunities created by changes in health care To prepare students for increasing job opportunities generated by the changing health care environment, Case Western Reserve University’s School of Medicine

Researchers to test body’s natural antibiotic as possible tool for detecting oral cancers

Case Western Reserve University School of Dental Medicine and the Department of Otolaryngology at University Hospitals Case Medical Center will collaborate on a pilot study to examine whether an abundance of naturally occurring antibacterial

CWRU’s new Farm to Food Desert program begins with produce tastings, cooking tips

It’s one thing to learn how to grow fresh produce. It’s quite another to know what to do with it once harvested—especially if you’ve never tasted or cooked with it before. So the new Farm

5 questions with… Mandel School grad student, comics scholar Valentino Zullo

All superheroes have an origin story—a backstory that delves deeper into the character’s history. Valentino Zullo, a second-year graduate student in the Jack, Joseph and Morton Mandel School of Applied Social Sciences, has his

New weekly summer series to feature live music, local food and Uptown specials

the beat uptown

Members of the Case Western Reserve University community are invited to attend tonight’s opening of a new weekly summer concert program, The Beat UPTOWN. Featuring genres ranging from folk to blues to jazz and