CWRU, Japan’s Tohoku University agree on research collaboration and student exchange program

President Susumu Satomi of Tohoku University at podium

Case Western Reserve University and Japan’s Tohoku University will collaborate on research and student exchanges after the institution’s respective leaders signed formal agreements Wednesday. Tohoku University President Susumu Satomi and Kazuyuki Katayama, Japan’s Detroit-based consul

New CWRU study finds newborn’s first stool could alert doctors to long-term cognitive issues

A newborn’s first stool can signal the child may struggle with persistent cognitive problems, according to Case Western Reserve University Project Newborn researchers. In particular, high levels of fatty acid ethyl esters (FAEE) found in

Leading AIDS researcher appointed to Fasenmyer Professorship in School of Medicine

Participants at a chairing ceremony for Rafick-Pierre Sekal

For more than 30 years, Northeast Ohio institutions have partnered to work at the forefront of HIV/AIDS and immunology research. Case Western Reserve celebrated the next phase of that legacy of innovation and collaboration Tuesday

CWRU welcomes new Alumni Association leader

After spending nearly two decades in Florida—a state where temperatures average in the mid-70s in winter—Bradford Crews knows Cleveland’s cold will require an adjustment. But so much about Case Western Reserve appealed to Crews that

Novel algorithm identifies DNA copy-number landscapes in African-American colon cancers

Kishore Guda and Vinay Varadan

An algorithm dubbed ENVE could be the Google for genetic aberrations—and it comes from Case Western Reserve University. Remember the World Wide Web before the famed search engine? The web offered extraordinary amounts of information,

5 questions with… postdoctoral fellow, research advocate Lynn Ulatowski

Lynn Ulatowski

Last month, Lynn Ulatowski joined students and postdoctoral researchers from across the country on Capitol Hill as part of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) Hill Day. There, they explained the impact

New $2.9 million federal grant supports faculty loan program to nursing school

School of Nursing

A new $2.9 million grant from the federal Health Resources and Service Administration for the 2015-16 academic year will support efforts at Case Western Reserve University’s Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing to build

New study links prenatal cocaine exposure to engaging in sex by age 15

Meeyoung Min

Since 1994, researchers at Case Western Reserve University have studied mothers—some who used cocaine while pregnant and others who did not—to understand how the drug affected their children’s cognitive and social development. Their latest findings

Medical student injured in hit-and-run accident in charity bike race

Brady Tucker in bike race

A Case Western Reserve University medical student known for always giving to others now needs the community’s assistance as he recovers from a near-deadly injury suffered during a cancer research fundraiser. Life Flight had to

CWRU signs option agreement with Wholesome Wave to launch FM Tracks app

FM Tracks logo

Technology to help farmers’ market managers better understand and serve customers FM Tracks, a new digital app designed to help farmers’ markets and local healthy foods initiatives manage and evaluate federal nutrition incentive programs, launched