Research

This week’s Research Roundup highlights renal allograft histology at 10 years after transplantation in the tacrolimus era and evidence of pervasive chronic injury.

By Kelley Schreiber • July 24, 2017

Sudden cardiac death and episodes of fainting and seizures from long QT syndrome are significantly lower than previously thought when patients are diagnosed and treated at a specialty center dedicated to the treatment of genetic heart rhythm diseases, according to Mayo Clinic research published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology.

By Mayo Clinic News Network • July 20, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights postoperative stereotactic radiosurgery compared with whole brain radiotherapy for resected metastatic brain disease.

By Kelley Schreiber • July 17, 2017

Mayo Clinic is pleased to announce the launch of “Mayo Clinic Proceedings: Innovations, Quality, & Outcomes.” An open-access, online medical research journal, “Mayo Clinic Proceedings: Innovations, Quality, & Outcomes” is dedicated to “building upon innovations in research, advancing the quality of medical and surgical care, and promoting optimal patient outcomes.”

By April Josselyn • July 13, 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 • July 10, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the comparison of gadolinium concentrations within multiple rat organs after intravenous administration of linear versus macrocyclic gadolinium chelates.

By Kelley Schreiber • July 3, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights expanded phenotypes and outcomes among 256 LGI1/CASPR2-IgG positive patients.

By Kelley Schreiber • June 26, 2017

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