Researchers at Mayo Clinic’s campus in Florida have conducted the world’s first prospective, blinded, and placebo-controlled clinical study to test the benefit of using bone marrow stem cells, a regenerative medicine therapy, to reduce arthritic pain and disability in knees.
Facts and figures don’t usually make very sparkling stories. Yet registration at Mayo Clinic—the numbers of people who come here for medical care—is the best single indicator of demand for Mayo services. In May 1959, a quiet, young man named K. J. Ladner, Section of Administration, presented years of studies on the who, when, and why of Mayo patients.
Matt Binnicker, Ph.D., Director of the Clinical Virology Laboratory in the Division of Clinical Microbiology at Mayo Clinic, recently presented on the Clinician Outreach and Communication Activity call, “Updated CDC Zika Laboratory Testing Guidance.”
The College of American Pathologists (CAP) Board of Governors has selected Vipul Trivedi, M.D., as a CAP Committee Member. Dr. Trivedi will specifically work with the International Organization for Standardization Committee, overseeing quality and competence requirements in medical laboratories.
Infectious Diseases Subspecialties Update 2017 will provide a comprehensive review of infectious diseases that focuses on the clinical application of new developments. Watch a video with Bobbi Pritt, M.D., Director of the Clinical Parasitology Laboratory at Mayo Clinic, to learn more.