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Each year, Mayo Clinic’s In the Loop blog looks back and shares some favorite stories of the year gone by. Here is the second of 17 stories from 2017, featuring angel gowns.

By Alyssa Frank • February 22, 2018

Jane Hermansen, Network Manager at Mayo Medical Laboratories in Rochester, Minnesota, recently authored an article featured in MedicalLab Management on the 2014 Protecting Access to Medicare Act, which went into effect January 1, 2018.

By Kelley Schreiber • February 16, 2018

Each year, Mayo Clinic’s In the Loop blog looks back and shares some favorite stories of the year gone by. Here is the second of 17 stories from 2017, featuring a wedding in the hospital.

By Alyssa Frank • February 15, 2018

William Morice, II, M.D., Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, and President of Mayo Medical Laboratories, was recently interviewed by WuXi AppTec’s Senior Vice President Rich Soll to discuss the new joint venture between Mayo and WuXi.

By Gina Chiri-Osmond • February 9, 2018

Each year, Mayo Clinic’s In the Loop blog looks back and shares some favorite stories of the year gone by. Here is the first of 17 stories from 2017, featuring Sister Lauren Weinandt becoming official with her name on the door.

By Alyssa Frank • February 8, 2018

Mayo Clinic employees in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology showed their support for heart disease awareness on National Wear Red Day, Feb. 2.

By Molly Larsen • February 8, 2018

Beth Pitel, CG(ASCP), Development Technologist I in the Genomics Laboratory, presented at the 2017 Cancer Genomics Consortium (CGC) Annual Meeting, and it was met with high praise.

By Molly Larsen • February 6, 2018

A recent BuzzFeed article reported on 22-year-old Katie Stephens and her boyfriend, Eddie Zytner, a Canadian couple who recently went on a beach vacation in the Dominican Republic. During their vacation, they both developed cutaneous larva migrans, a skin infection caused by hookworms. Bobbi Pritt, M.D., Director of the Clinical Parasitology Lab and Co-Director of Vector-Borne Diseases Lab Services in Mayo Clinic’s Department of Lab Medicine and Pathology, weighs in on the infection.

By Kelley Schreiber • February 2, 2018

Six employees from the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic are participating in Super Bowl LII festivities this week in Minneapolis.

By Molly Larsen • February 2, 2018

2017 marked the fifth anniversary of the Mayo Clinic app—hailed by tech specialists and consumers alike as “what every patient app should be.” But Mayo’s leadership in telephone communications dates back much further.

By Alyssa Frank • February 1, 2018

Bobbi Pritt, M.D., Director of the Clinical Parasitology Lab and Co-Director of Vector-Borne Diseases Lab Services in Mayo Clinic’s Department of Lab Medicine and Pathology, discusses a unique story with Outbreak News about a man, who claimed he ate sushi daily, who presented to his doctor a 5½ foot-long tapeworm. Listen to the podcast.

By Kelley Schreiber • January 30, 2018

The successful launch of Epic at the Mayo Clinic Health System sites in Wisconsin in 2017 recalls another milestone 110 years ago. On July 19, 1907, patient No. 1 registered in the new system designed by Henry Plummer, M.D., in collaboration with Mabel Root and other colleagues.

By Alyssa Frank • January 25, 2018

The Southern Minnesota Regional Medical Examiner’s Office, within Mayo Clinic’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology’s Division of Anatomic Pathology, plays an integral part in the tissue-donation process.

By April Josselyn • January 24, 2018