Research

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the single-nephron glomerular filtration rate in healthy adults.

By Kelley Schreiber • June 19, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights noninvasive assessment of renal fibrosis with magnetization transfer MR imaging.

By Kelley Schreiber • June 12, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights oncologic outcomes for patients with residual cancer at cystectomy following neoadjuvant chemotherapy.

By Kelley Schreiber • June 5, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the evaluation of polygenic risk scores for breast and ovarian cancer risk prediction in BRCA1 and BRCA2 mutation carriers.

By Kelley Schreiber • May 29, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the management of diffuse low-grade gliomas in adults.

By Kelley Schreiber • May 22, 2017

Researchers at Mayo Clinic have identified a possible cause for a rare infection in heart and lung transplant recipients: the donor.

By Mayo Clinic News Network • May 19, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights how the androgen receptor variant AR-V9 is co-expressed with AR-V7 in prostate cancer metastases and predicts abiraterone resistance.

By Kelley Schreiber • May 15, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights how AKT-phosphorylated FOXO1 suppresses ERK activation and chemoresistance by disrupting IQGAP1-MAPK interaction.

By Kelley Schreiber • May 8, 2017

Some early-stage cancers are missed by conventional screening and are only detected when symptoms occur. Mayo Clinic is collaborating with Grail, a life science company, and Sutter Health of California, on the STRIVE clinical research study to facilitate the development of Grail’s blood tests for early-stage cancer detection.

By Mayo Medical Laboratories • May 4, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the association of postoperative high-sensitivity troponin levels with myocardial injury and 30-day mortality among patients undergoing noncardiac surgery.

By Kelley Schreiber • May 1, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the best tumor size cut-points for renal cell carcinoma staging.

By Kelley Schreiber • April 24, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights autologous mesenchymal stem cells, applied in a bioabsorbable matrix, for treatment of perianal fistulas in patients with Crohn’s disease.

By Kelley Schreiber • April 17, 2017

An article recently published in the Clinical Microbiology Newsletter made mention of a Mayo Clinic study. The article discussed a topic that has become increasingly popular—self-collected specimens.

By April Josselyn • April 14, 2017