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July 29th, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Familia Bacardi faz doação para contribuir com avanço da pesquisa da medicina regenerativa na Mayo Clinic

By Kevin Punsky

JACKSONVILLE, Flórida — Imagine que no futuro pode ser possível criar novo pulmão, usando o próprio material celular do paciente; ou um dia em que será possível repor com uma injeção células que permitam curar uma lesão no cérebro, nos nervos ou em outros tecidos.

 

 

A medicina regenerativa não é mais ficção científica. É uma doação substancial de Jorge e Leslie Bacardi, das Bahamas,  irá acelerar significativamente as pesquisas do Centro de Medicina Regenerativa da Clínica Mayo, em Jacksonville, na Flórida. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tags: Dr Cesar A Keller, Dr Thomas A Gonwa, Jorge Bacardi, Leslie Bacardi, Lung Disease, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic in Florida, organ donation, portugues, Portuguese, Portuguese news release, regenerative medicine, transplantation


July 29th, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Bacardi hace significativo aporte a la investigación de Mayo Clinic en Medicina Regenerativa

By Kevin Punsky

JACKSONVILLE, Florida — Imagine un futuro en el que se cultiva un nuevo pulmón   para un paciente que lo necesita, usando el propio material celular del afectado. O un día en el que una inyección de células de reemplazo permitirá a un paciente auto-curar su daño en el cerebro, nervios u otros tejidos.

 

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Tags: Dr Cesar A Keller, Dr Thomas A Gonwa, En español, espanol, Jorge Bacardi, Leslie Bacardi, Lung Disease, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic in Florida, organ donation, regenerative medicine, spanish, Spanish News Release, transplantation


July 29th, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Bacardi’s Gift to Significantly Advance Mayo Clinic’s Regenerative Medicine Research

By Kevin Punsky

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Imagine a future in which a new lung is grown for a patient in need, using the patient’s own cellular material, or a day when an injection of replacement cells will enable a patient to self-heal damage in the brain, nerves or other tissues.

 

Regenerative medicine is no longer science fiction, and a substantial gift from Jorge and Leslie Bacardi of the Bahamas will significantly accelerate the research of Mayo Clinic’s Center for Regenerative Medicine on the Florida campus. Read the rest of this entry »

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Tags: Alzheimer’s disease, diabetes, Dr Cesar A Keller, Dr Thomas A Gonwa, Gabriel House of Care, Heart Disease, Jorge Bacardi, Leslie Bacardi, Lou Gehrig's disease, Mayo Clinic in Florida, organ donation, regenerative medicine, stroke, Research, Florida News Release, Lung Disease


July 7th, 2014

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By Joel Streed

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Tags: Mayo Clinic Radio, organ donation, Radio, rerun


July 7th, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Good Samaritan Donor: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed

This week's program is a rebroadcast from Donate Life Month, focusing on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in as we discuss organ donation with good samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, M.D., and director of the Mayo Clinic kidney transplant program Mikel Prieto, M.D. There is so much to learn about donating the gift of life! Join us! Miss the show?

Here is the podcast! Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 7-05-2014

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July 4th, 2014 · Leave a Comment

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

By Dana Sparks

Montage of Mayo Clinic Radio pictures

This week's program is a rebroadcast from Donate Life Month, focusing on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in this Saturday, July 5, at 9 a.m. CT, as we discuss organ donation with good samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, M.D., and director of the Mayo Clinic kidney transplant program Mikel Prieto, M.D. There is so much to learn about donating the gift of life! Join us!

Myth or Matter of Fact:  I'm not in the best of health, so I probably can't be a donor.

To listen to the program on Saturday, click here

More information about Living Organ Donation can be found here.  
The Living Donor Evaluation Form can be found here
The Mayo Transplant Center can be reached at 866-227-1569

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

Listen to this week’s Medical News Headlines: News Segment July 6, 2014 (right click MP3) 

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Tags: Dr Fischer, Dr. Mikel Prieto, Dr Philip Fischer, Dr. Prieto, kidney transplant, organ donation


July 2nd, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Radio: Good Samaritan Donor

By McCray

Miss the show? Here is the podcast! Mayo Clinic Radio Full Show 7-05-2014

This week's program is a rebroadcast from Donate Life Month, focusing on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in this Saturday, July 5, at 9 a.m. CT, as we discuss organ donation with good samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, M.D., and director of the Mayo Clinic kidney transplant program Mikel Prieto, M.D. There is so much to learn about donating the gift of life! Join us!

Myth or Matter of Fact:  I'm not in the best of health, so I probably can't be a donor.

More information about Living Organ Donation can be found here.

The Mayo Transplant Center can be reached at 866- 227-1569

The Living Donor Evaluation Form can be found here.

To listen to the program on Saturday, click here.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic. The show is taped for rebroadcast by some affiliates.

 

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May 6th, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Am I Too Old To Donate: Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute

By Joel Streed

In this Mayo Clinic Radio Health Minute, Dr. Scott Nyberg address the question "am I too old to be an organ donor?"

To listen, click the link below.

Am I Too Old to Donate

 

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April 21st, 2014 · Leave a Comment

Good Samaritan Kidney Donor: Mayo Clinic Radio

By Joel Streed

April is Donate Life Month, which focuses attention on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in Saturday, April 19, at 9 a.m. CT as we discuss organ donation with Good Samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, M.D., and director of the Mayo Clinic kidney transplant program Mikel Prieto, M.D. There is so much to learn about donating the gift of life! Join us! 

Miss the show?  Here's the podcast:  MayoClinicRadio-FullShow-4-19-14

Myth or Matter of Fact:  I'm not in the best of health, so I probably can't be a donor.

Follow #MayoClinicRadio and tweet your questions.

Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

Mayo Clinic Radio is a weekly one-hour radio program highlighting health and medical information from Mayo Clinic. The show is taped for rebroadcast by some affiliates.

For more information about Living Organ Donation go to:  http://www.mayoclinic.org/transplant

 The Living Donor Evaluation Form can be found here.

For more information on the 'Clean Margins' study Judy Boughey, M.D., spoke about is found here.   http://mayocl.in/QpXwdB

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Tags: Dr. Mikel Prieto, Dr Philip Fischer, Mayo Clinic Radio, organ donation, podcast, transplant


April 18th, 2014 · Leave a Comment

MAYO CLINIC RADIO

By Dana Sparks

 

Montage of Mayo Clinic Radio pictures

April is Donate Life Month, which focuses attention on the importance of registering as organ, eye and tissue donors. Tune in Saturday, April 19, at 9 a.m. CT as we discuss organ donation with Good Samaritan kidney donor Philip Fischer, M.D., and director of the Mayo Clinic kidney transplant program Mikel Prieto, M.D. There is so much to learn about donating the gift of life! Join us!

Myth or Matter of Fact:  I'm not in the best of health, so I probably can't be a donor.

To hear the program LIVE on Saturday, click here.
Follow #MayoClinicRadio and tweet your questions.
Mayo Clinic Radio is available on iHeart Radio.

Listen to this week’s Medical News Headlines: News Segment April 19, 2014 (right click MP3) 

 

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