Mayo Clinic’s AI Analysis of EKG Gives Early Warning

July 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mayo Clinic and A use AI to diagnose
“In the study, more than 22,600 patients received an EKG as part of [MORE]

AI Assessment of Heart Function Based on QT Rate

April 20, 2021 | | Posted in Newsletter

Mayo ECG monitoring lab
Lub-dub goes the heart—72 beats per minute, 103,680 per day, or 2.5 billion times over a 70 [MORE]

Sensitive and Specific Cancer Blood Test

June 9, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA methylation
In an international collaboration led by the Dana Farber Cancer Institute and Mayo Clinic, researchers found a high level [MORE]

Single Dose Gene Therapy for Cocaine Addiction

March 17, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Single dose gene therapy for cocaine addiction
In an article titled “Systemic Safety of a Recombinant AAV8 Vector for Human Cocaine [MORE]

Senolytics in Kidney Disease

January 21, 2020 | | Posted in Newsletter

Senescent fibroblast
“In a small safety and feasibility clinical trial, Mayo Clinic researchers have demonstrated for the first time that senescent [MORE]

Preventative Genomics Clinics

December 10, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

DNA sequencing clinics
Most major medical centers have some capability of sequencing DNA when a medical condition advises it.  But now [MORE]

Senolytic Therapies

July 16, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Senolytic drugs
“In mice, the selective elimination of SNCs (senescent cells, senolysis) extends median life span and prevents or attenuates age-associated [MORE]

Quantum Dots in Single Cell Imaging

January 29, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Quantum dots show mRNA and cell nucleus
“A team of researchers from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Mayo Clinic [MORE]

Automated Heart Screening

January 15, 2019 | | Posted in Newsletter

Eko-Mayo Clinic Smart stethoscope
A stethoscope, hung casually around a physician’s neck, is as evocative of the profession as a white [MORE]

Improved Cell Culturing for CAR-T Therapy

April 4, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

CAR-T cell therapy for cancer has been more promising than performing so far, partly because T-cells that can recognize protein [MORE]

Voice Indicators of Heart Disease

January 17, 2017 | | Posted in Newsletter

Cardiac Vocal Biomarker
Is there a “biomarker” for atherosclerosis in the voice of a person with hardened arteries? A Tel Aviv, [MORE]

Polymer Fills Spinal Tumor Cavity After Excision

June 14, 2016 | | Posted in Newsletter

Polymer Graph
Surgeons who remove spinal tumors or crushed vertebrae have to fill the gap left behind. Metal cages and titanium [MORE]

Google “Healthcare?”

April 7, 2015 | | Posted in Newsletter

Google Health Information
Enter “tonsillitis” into Google’s search line and up come several sites and a quick information box on the [MORE]

Mayo to Test Telehealth Kiosks

November 18, 2014 | | Posted in Newsletter

Telehealth Kiosks
The technology supporting stand-alone telehealth kiosks has existed for several years. Theoretically, they could be placed in hospital emergency [MORE]