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Mayo Clinic Releases PathWays: New Online

Mayo Clinic Releases PathWays: New Online "Case Study" Tool for Pathologists and Medical Enthusiasts

Mayo Clinic fellows and residents publishing weekly practical case studies on the Mayo Medical Laboratories blog for medical professionals around the world. ROCHESTER, Minn. — A dark purplish blob (a.k.a., a karyosome) floats randomly next to perfectly pink circles. Electric yellow spots stand out in a sea of stained dark [...]

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Mayo Medical Laboratories and Seattle Children’s Hospital Partner in Effort to Lower Costs of Clinical Laboratory Tests

Mayo Medical Laboratories and Seattle Children’s Hospital Partner in Effort to Lower Costs of Clinical Laboratory Tests

ROCHESTER, Minnesota – Mayo Medical Laboratories is partnering with Seattle Children’s Hospital to research and develop ways to help the children’s hospitals around the country decrease costs and potential errors associated with unnecessary laboratory testing. “Mayo and Seattle Children’s have collaborated on this important issue for years,” says Don Flott, [...]

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MEDIA ADVISORY -- Sen. Amy Klobuchar to Tour Mayo Clinic Biobank, Discuss the Precision Medicine Initiative; Media Welcome for Tour and Interviews

MEDIA ADVISORY -- Sen. Amy Klobuchar to Tour Mayo Clinic Biobank, Discuss the Precision Medicine Initiative; Media Welcome for Tour and Interviews

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., will tour the Mayo Clinic Biobank and discuss the Precision Medicine Initiative with leadership from both the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine and Mayo Medical Laboratories. Journalists are welcome to accompany Sen. Klobuchar and join the informational tour of Mayo Clinic’s multi-million-dollar [...]

Created by Sam Smith

CREEPY, DREADFUL, WONDERFUL PARASITES: A Parasitologist's View of the World - Week of Feb. 16, 2014

CREEPY, DREADFUL, WONDERFUL PARASITES: A Parasitologist's View of the World - Week of Feb. 16, 2014

Every week Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new case, along with the answer to the previous case. Read Dr. Pritt's blog: Parasite Wonders and submit your answers, comments and questions. Enjoy science! Note from Dr. Pritt: All opinions expressed here are mine and not my employer's. Information provided here is for medical education [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Five Genomics Innovations from Mayo Clinic and the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine

Five Genomics Innovations from Mayo Clinic and the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine

Individualized medicine, also known as personalized medicine or precision medicine, means tailoring diagnosis and treatment to each patient to optimize care. Patients have experienced this kind of care for 150 years at Mayo Clinic, where teams of specialists have always worked together to find answers. Now, at a time when we [...]

Created by Sam Smith

MicrobeWatch: Influenza Update in Minnesota

MicrobeWatch: Influenza Update in Minnesota

Dec 22 - influenza A microbe watch graphic According to data from the Mayo Clinic Clinical Virology Laboratory, influenza activity has hit its peak in Rochester, Minnesota, and is widespread in Minnesota, Wisconsin, and 27 other states. The most common subtype is H3N2, which appears to be responding well to [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Leica Biosystems and Mayo Clinic Collaborate on Future of Cytogenetics Imaging

Leica Biosystems and Mayo Clinic Collaborate on Future of Cytogenetics Imaging

NUSSLOCH, Germany — Leica Biosystems and Mayo Clinic’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology announced today a collaboration to develop the next generation of cytogenetics imaging software. The new tool will optimize software workflow and improve the overall user experience for cytogenetics imaging technicians. The two organizations intend to help [...]

Created by Gina Chiri-Osmond

Four Tricks to Save Yourself from Ticks

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8iejJR9m7ig&feature=youtu.be News from Mayo Clinic Medical Laboratories ROCHESTER, Minn. — Summer fun often includes hiking, biking, and just enjoying the great outdoors. But hanging out in parks or walking on trails also invites ticks to hop a ride. Below are four tips from the Mayo Clinic Parasitology Laboratory for arming yourself [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

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