Mayo Clinic News Releases

May 13, 2020

New collaboration on COVID-19 response to include new serology test

By Deborah Balzer @DebBalzer
Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. announced it will expand its response to the COVID-19 pandemic by developing a total antibodies test in collaboration with WuXi Diagnostics and Mayo Clinic. The new test is the result of ongoing collaboration between all three organizations, including clinical evaluation and support from Mayo Clinic. Thermo [...]
New collaboration on COVID-19 response to include new serology test
Nov 14, 2018

Mayo Foundation Journalist Residency: Application Deadline December 11

By Sharon Theimer @stheimer
In this five-day fellowship program sponsored by the Mayo Foundation for Medical Education and Research, journalists will receive a behind-the-scenes, in-depth look at what’s new and what’s next in several medical specialties. Topics will include aging, cancer, brain injuries and diseases, transplant medicine, vaccines and developing technologies such as regenerative [...]
Mayo Foundation Journalist Residency: Application Deadline December 11
Apr 18, 2018

Mayo Clinic study finds no evidence that anesthesia in young children lowers intelligence

By Sharon Theimer @stheimer
But multiple doses before age 3 may mean problems with behavior, fine motor skills later in life ROCHESTER, Minn. – A Mayo Clinic study finds no evidence that children given anesthesia before their third birthdays have lower IQs than those who did not have it. A more complex picture emerges among [...]
Mayo Clinic study finds no evidence that anesthesia in young children lowers intelligence
Feb 28, 2018

Mayo Clinic social media campaign highlights colorectal cancer awareness, prevention

By Joe Dangor @joedangor
ROCHESTER, Minn. — To kick off March as National Colorectal Cancer Awareness Month, Mayo Clinic today announced the launch of a social media campaign to raise awareness about colorectal cancer, and the importance of screening and early detection to save lives. Through the Colorectal Cancer Expert Q&A campaign, [...]
Mayo Clinic social media campaign highlights colorectal cancer awareness, prevention