Lerner Research Institute

Home to basic, translational and clinical research at Cleveland Clinic, a top U.S. hospital.



Researchers Embark on New Study to Identify Predictors of Chemotherapy-Associated Pain Condition

Dr. Rotroff and clinical collaborator Dr. Foss will compare genetic, epigenetic and metabolomic data from breast cancer patients who experience the condition versus those who don’t in an effort to develop a predictive machine learning-based algorithm for personalized risk.

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COVID-19 Risk Model Developed by Cleveland Clinic Now Available to Health Systems Around the World Through Epic

Healthcare organizations can present the clinically validated model—first published by Drs. Kattan and Jehi in a June edition of CHEST—to patients in MyChart to assess their risk of having COVID-19.

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Cleveland Clinic Researchers Use “Big Data” Approach to Identify Melatonin as Possible COVID-19 Treatment

Dr. Cheng and colleagues developed a network medicine strategy to predict disease manifestations associated with COVID-19 and find existing drugs with the potential to be effective COVID-19 treatments.

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Institute News

COVID-19: Our Response

The best and brightest scientists, researchers and clinicians are working together to study treatments and prevention strategies to overcome the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) causing COVID-19. Explore our latest research news and discoveries.

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Accelerating Discoveries to Patients

Working together with Cleveland Clinic physicians, our scientists are discovering the treatments of tomorrow. While many spend their days working at the laboratory bench, their inspiration can be found at the patient bedside.

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Postdoctoral Program

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Molecular Medicine PhD Program

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Graduate Programs

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