Lerner Research Institute

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



Cleveland Clinic Researchers Discover Distinct Genomic Characteristics of Breast Cancer in Women with PTEN Hamartoma Tumor Syndrome

A research team led by Dr. Charis Eng has uncovered genomic characteristics of breast cancers associated with PTEN hamartoma tumor syndrome that differentiate them from sporadic breast cancers.

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Researchers Map Human Ureter Cell Populations to Pave the Way for Regenerative Medicine

A multidisciplinary research team co-led by Dr. Angela Ting and Dr. Byron Lee has conducted a comprehensive analysis of the cell populations within the human ureter.

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Cleveland Clinic Researchers Lead First-of-its-Kind Study to Map the Breakdown of Osteoarthritic Cartilage

A multidisciplinary team of researchers, led by Dr. Suneel Apte, identified a new biomarker for osteoarthritis that may contribute to cartilage damage and destruction

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Institute News

New Global Center for Pathogen and Human Health Research

The Global Center for Pathogen and Human Health Research will bring together a research team to broaden understanding of viral pathogens and the human immune response toward preparing and protecting against future public health threats.


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.

Morgenthaler Symposium

Oct. 13 - 14, 2022

An all-expenses paid opportunity for select PhD student to attend, present and learn about Cleveland Clinic postdoctoral positions.


Education & Training

Postdoctoral Program

Train on the cutting-edge of research and join our thriving postdoc association.

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Molecular Medicine PhD Program

Earn your PhD through our unique program that combines basic science and medical knowledge.

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Graduate Programs

Earn your PhD through our joint program with local universities.

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