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CREEPY, DREADFUL, WONDERFUL PARASITES: A Parasitologist’s View of the World – Week of April 26, 2015

CREEPY, DREADFUL, WONDERFUL PARASITES: A Parasitologist’s View of the World – Week of April 26, 2015

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! Read more about Dr. Pritt's work. Note from Dr. Pritt: All opinions expressed here are mine and not my employer's. Information [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic PathWays March 17: What's the Diagnosis?

Mayo Clinic PathWays March 17: What's the Diagnosis?

  This week's Mayo Clinic PathWays case study is LIVE View the case and make your diagnosis.  Learn more about Mayo Clinic PathWays in this news release.

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

What's New About the Flu?

What's New About the Flu?

Source: CDC FluView MicrobeWatch: Jan. 5 Influenza Update According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), influenza activity increased in the United States during the week ending December 27, 2014. Nationwide, 30.4% (7,289 of 24,001) of specimens tested by reporting laboratories were positive for influenza. Widespread influenza activity [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

21st Century Cures Roundtable on Personalized Medicine

21st Century Cures Roundtable on Personalized Medicine

Frank Cockerill, M.D., chair of the Mayo Clinic Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, is participating in a roundtable discussion hosted by the U.S. House of Representatives Energy and Commerce Committee today, Wednesday, July 23, at 10 a.m ET.   Click for LIVE stream.   Go to Mayo Clinic Medical Laboratories for more information.

Created by Dana Sparks

Bobbie Pritt Prevent a Tick

Dr Bobbie Pritt speaks on tick prevention.

Created by Joel Streed

Mayo Medical Laboratories Receives Top Call Center Award From BenchmarkPortal

Mayo Medical Laboratories Receives Top Call Center Award From BenchmarkPortal

Mayo Medical Laboratories placed second in the Top 100 Call Center award for 2013 from BenchmarkPortal. The Top 100 competition compares the performance of contact centers throughout North America by evaluating their key metrics against other call centers, which range from 5-100 agents. Entries are all cross-checked, validated and approved by [...]

Created by Dana Sparks

Mayo Clinic Launches 50-Gene Cancer Panel Test

Mayo Clinic Launches 50-Gene Cancer Panel Test

ROCHESTER, Minn. — Mayo Clinic announces the launch of CANCP, a new gene panel cancer test to help tailor chemotherapy to the individual patient based on the unique genomic signature of the patient’s tumor. CANCP, an abbreviation for Solid Tumor Targeted Cancer Gene Panel by Next-Generation Sequencing, scans specific regions [...]

Created by Sam Smith