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February 28, 2020

Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Opens Call for 2021 Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award

Program for physician-scientists to progress promising discoveries toward clinical trials February 28, 2020, CLEVELAND, Ohio USA – The 2021 Harrington Scholar-Innovator Award is now open and accepting Letters of Intent. The award offers inventive physician-scientists resources and expertise to advance their discoveries... Continue Reading

February 27, 2020

Scientists successfully test new way to deliver gene therapy

Case Western Reserve University researchers use lipids to safely deliver gene therapy to the eye, successfully holding off advance of rare, inherited eye disorder CLEVELAND — February 27, 2020—Researchers at Case Western Reserve University have used a unique method to safely deliver gene therapy to fight a rare... Continue Reading

January 27, 2020

Harrington Discovery Institute Invites Proposals for 2020 Harrington UK Rare Disease Scholar Award

New grant program seeks to advance therapies for rare diseases January 27, 2020, Cleveland, Ohio – The Harrington Discovery Institute® at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio, and its registered UK charity Fund for Cures UK, Ltd. (Fund for Cures UK) have issued a call for proposals for the 2020 Harrington UK Rare... Continue Reading

December 19, 2019

Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals Announces 2020 Scholar-Innovator Award Recipients

Six physician-scientists from the U.S. and Canada selected for drug development grant December 19, 2019, Cleveland, Ohio – The Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio, today announced the 2020 class of Harrington Scholar-Innovators, which includes the Institute’s first Canadian... Continue Reading

October 07, 2019

The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2019

The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet has today decided to award the 2019 Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine jointly to William G. Kaelin Jr., Sir Peter J. Ratcliffe and Gregg L. Semenza for their discoveries of how cells sense and adapt to oxygen availability SUMMARY Animals need oxygen for the conversion of food... Continue Reading

September 17, 2019

Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals and Case Western Reserve School of Medicine Announce Program to Advance Discoveries by the Next Generation

Grant award provides new discovery pathway for MSTP students to translate promising scientific discoveries into medicines. Cleveland, Ohio, USA – September 17, 2019 – Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals and Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine today announced a new program to help... Continue Reading

June 04, 2019

Morgan Stanley to let clients use donor-advised funds focused on drug discovery

Key Points Morgan Stanley is launching a new program in collaboration with the Harrington Discovery Institute to let its clients focus their charitable giving on drug research and treatment development for certain diseases. The donations will be made through a donor-advised fund, a charitable giving strategy that is... Continue Reading

June 04, 2019

Harrington Discovery Institute Panel at Morgan Stanley's The Exchange 2019

On June 4, 2019 Morgan Stanley announced an exciting new collaboration with Harrington Discovery Institute at The Exchange 2019, a two-day event in New York City presented by The Social Impact Exchange and Morgan Stanley. Through a new partnership with Morgan Stanley Global Impact Funding Trust (GIFT), Harrington Discovery... Continue Reading

June 04, 2019

Morgan Stanley Attempts to Bridge the 'Valley of Death'

Morgan Stanley GIFT Cures is the first special interest initiative of the Morgan Stanley Global Impact Funding Trust. Morgan Stanley announced the launch of Morgan Stanley GIFT Cures, in partnership with the Harrington Discovery Institute, on Tuesday at its annual The Exchange conference. This is the first special interest... Continue Reading

May 01, 2019

Treating Systemic Diseases with Very Long Fatty Acids

Robert E. Anderson, MD, PhD - 2019 Harrington Scholar-Innovator Continue Reading