New Study from Cleveland Clinic Florida Researchers Points to Novel Drug Target for Treating COVID-19

PORT ST. LUCIE, FL: Researchers from Cleveland Clinic’s Florida Research and Innovation Center (FRIC) have identified a potential new target for anti-COVID-19 therapies. Their findings were published in Nature Microbiology. Led by FRIC scientific director Michaela Gack, Ph.D., the team discovered that a coronavirus enzyme called PLpro (papain-like protease) blocks the body’s immune response to … Read More

Cleveland Clinic and Doctors Hospital Health System Establish Strategic Relationship to Expand and Improve Healthcare Services in The Bahamas

  CLEVELAND, OHIO and NASSAU, BAHAMAS: Cleveland Clinic and Doctors Hospital Health System have formed a strategic advisory council with the goal of expanding and improving the delivery of healthcare services in the Bahamas. The organizations agreed to form the advisory council in a two-year strategic advisory agreement which will provide Doctors Hospital access to Cleveland … Read More

Lee Health, Cleveland Clinic announce agreement to enhance healthcare in Southwest Florida

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Lee Health and Cleveland Clinic announced they will enter into an agreement to share best practices that will optimize patient-centered care for residents of Southwest Florida. Cleveland Clinic and Lee Health have established a strategic alliance to enhance and improve care in Southwest Florida. Collectively, the two organizations will explore opportunities … Read More

Cleveland Clinic’s Weston Hospital Maintains #1 Ranking in Miami-Fort Lauderdale Metro Area by U.S. News & World Report for Third Straight Year

WESTON, Fla.—July 28, 2020 – Cleveland Clinic Florida’s Weston Hospital has tied for the top spot as the No. 1 hospital in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale metro area for 2020-2021, according to the newly released annual ranking of Best Hospitals by U.S. News & World Report. It is the third consecutive year Weston Hospital has earned … Read More

Cleveland Clinic Florida Opens Florida Research and Innovation Center

WESTON, Fla. – Cleveland Clinic Florida has opened the Florida Research and Innovation Center in Port St. Lucie, Florida. Established in November 2019, the new center will advance innovative translational research, focused on immuno-oncology and infectious diseases, including COVID-19. The Florida Research and Innovation Center will be closely integrated with Cleveland Clinic’s new Global Center … Read More

Encuesta realizada por Cleveland Clinic: la mayoría de los estadounidenses no saben que la enfermedad cardíaca es la principal causa de muerte en las mujeres

CLEVELAND: Una encuesta realizada por Cleveland Clinic revela que, aunque la enfermedad cardíaca es la principal causa de muerte en Estados Unidos, el 68% de los estadounidenses no sabe que es la principal causa de muerte en las mujeres. Según la encuesta, muchos estadounidenses pensaban incorrectamente que el cáncer de mama era la principal causa … Read More