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Mayo Clinic Radio: Medical News of 2014

We're taking a look back at some of the important medical news of 2014! This Saturday, December 20, at 9 a.m. CT, we'll discuss a less invasive way to test for colon cancer with David Ahlquist, M.D..  We'll also talk about research that led to using the measles vaccine to fight cancer [...]

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Join us Saturday, March 29, at 9 a.m. CT, when we cover as much about Alzheimer's disease as we can in one hour! Director of the Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's Disease Research Center Ronald Petersen, M.D., Ph.D., will be with us to discuss a recent study listing Alzheimer's disease as the third-leading cause of death, and he'll comment on [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Medio no invasivo para cáncer colorrectal ofrece tasas de detección sin precedentes

Medio no invasivo para cáncer colorrectal ofrece tasas de detección sin precedentes

Los resultados de la investigación de Mayo Clinic presentados en el NEJM podrían cambiar la manera de detectar el cáncer colorrectal  ROCHESTER, Minnesota — 19 de marzo de 2014 — Los resultados de un ensayo clínico sobre el Cologuard revelan tasas sin precedentes de detección tanto del cáncer como de [...]

Created by Soledad Andrade

Advanced Home Stool Test Finds Colorectal Cancer's DNA

Mayo Clinic research results presented in NEJM could change colorectal screening practice A clinical trial of Cologuard shows unprecedented results for finding colorectal cancer with a noninvasive test. “Cologuard detection rates of early stage cancer and high-risk precancerous polyps validated in this large study were outstanding and have not been [...]

Created by Dennis Douda

Quick Noninvasive DNA Screening Test For Colorectal Cancer

Mayo Clinic researchers are close to developing a quick noninvasive test that uses a small sample of a patient’s stool to check for specific DNA changes that occur as pancreatic cancer develops.   The stool test is currently being evaluated in a large multicenter study in the United States and Canada, [...]

Created by Dana Sparks