Clinical Genomics Today

December 17, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

For more than 20 years, scientific genomics has promised clinical advantages, and now those promises are proving true with such [MORE]

Mayo Clinic’s Wide Area Remote Monitoring

November 19, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Enhanced Critical Care Monitoring
Mayo Clinic has created its “Enhanced Critical Care Program,” 24/7/365, for its sickest patients and the [MORE]

The “Better” eHealth Phone App

November 5, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Thousands of health-monitoring smartphone apps exist, but is more chaff than wheat in the winnowing.  Mayo Clinic may have [MORE]

A Digital Health Accelerator

July 30, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

Healthcare-oriented investors in Spartanburg, SC are creating a digital health accelerator in a location called “The Iron Yard.”  Proponents [MORE]

Interpreting Genomic Sequences

March 19, 2013 | | Posted in Newsletter

With the latest generation of DNA sequencers, the so-called “$1,000 genome” is a reality, and the breadbox-sized machine that [MORE]

New Light on Pancreatic Cancer

July 3, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Pancreatic Cancer
Gastrointestinal researchers at the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville, FL have used an endoscope, fitted with a special light [MORE]

Mayo Begins Large Scale Sequencing

April 10, 2012 | | Posted in Newsletter

Genome Sequencing
DNA sequencing is a necessary, but not entirely sufficient step, toward personalized medicine.  Providers have to figure out how [MORE]

RFID for Specimen Tracking

April 26, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Over the past four years, the Mayo Clinic’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology has worked out a series [MORE]

Insight on DNA Repair

March 15, 2011 | | Posted in Newsletter

Near the end of chromosome 9’s long arm, the SET oncogene plays several roles in cellular function, including apoptosis, [MORE]

Mayo Clinic’s Center for Social Media

October 12, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mayo Clinic began using social media five years ago, and now sees Twitter, YouTube and Facebook as a means [MORE]

Algorithm for Lower Dose CT Imaging

July 27, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Virtual Colonoscopy – CAT Scan
Virtual colonoscopy, which uses a CT scan instead of the traditional probe, has the advantage of [MORE]

Shock Waves to Grow New Blood Vessels in the Heart

June 15, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cardiac Shock Wave Treatment to Enhance Circulation
Cardiologists at the Mayo Clinic aren’t sure why acoustic waves initiate a wound-healing [MORE]

A Boost for Biobanking

April 13, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Stephen N. Thibodeau PhD
“Biobanking is really one of the cornerstones of a translational research program.  It all comes down to [MORE]

Brain Implanted Neurotransmitter Sensors

March 16, 2010 | | Posted in Newsletter

Deep Brain Sensor
Deep brain stimulation, for treating Parkinson’s disease, works even if it’s not known how.  But to [MORE]