Testosterone-Related Genetic Mutation Leads to Deadlier Outcomes In Prostate Cancer

A team of Cleveland Clinic-Mayo Clinic researchers has shown for the first time that patients with advanced prostate cancer are more likely to die earlier from their disease if they carry a specific testosterone-related genetic abnormality. The findings, published in the September 2016 edition of The Lancet Oncology, suggest that a specific, inherited polymorphism, or inherited … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, UNLV Develop North America’s First Master of Healthcare Interior Design Program

Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health and the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV) have teamed up to offer the first Master of Heathcare Interior Design Program in North America. The post-professional program, which is part of the School of Architecture, provides students with a unique, cross-disciplinary and research-driven educational experience focusing on … Read More

Calcium Supplements Linked to Dementia Risk in Some Women

A new study adds to the questions surrounding the safety of calcium supplements. Previous research has suggested this widely used dietary supplement may increase the risk of heart attack, and now data is linking calcium supplements to dementia in women who have had a stroke or who have white matter disease. “This relationship was focused … Read More

Promedica Cancer Institute Launches Affiliation With Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center

ProMedica Cancer Institute and Cleveland Clinic Cancer Center have established a formal affiliation to expand access to highly-specialized cancer treatments, clinical expertise and research studies for patients in northwest Ohio and southeast Michigan. Cancer specialists at ProMedica and Cleveland Clinic will now regularly consult and collaborate on patient treatment plans for all types of cancers … Read More

National Diabetes & Obesity Research Institute Launches Affiliation with Cleveland Clinic

The National Diabetes & Obesity Research Institute (NDORI) today announced an affiliation with the Cleveland Clinic Endocrinology & Metabolism Institute designed to enhance diabetes- and obesity-related research, discover better treatment protocols, and, ultimately, cultivate a healthier Mississippi and nation. The affiliation combines the academic, clinical and research components of the Cleveland Clinic Endocrinology & Metabolism … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Awarded $11.8 Million to Study Strategies Against Treatment-Resistant Depression

A team of Cleveland Clinic researchers in the Department of Psychiatry and Psychology has been approved for an $11.8 million funding award by the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) to study strategies for effectively addressing treatment-resistant depression. Nearly one-third of the 14 million Americans living with depression do not get adequate relief from their initial … Read More