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This week’s research roundup features a study on renal leiomyoma.
By Samantha Rossi • September 16, 2019
Top highlights include: genes tied to left-handedness, information on vaping-linked disease, Mayo Clinic's new partnership with Google, and three causes of physician burnout.
By Samantha Rossi • September 13, 2019
The Mayo Clinic Laboratories Education team recently announced the launch of a new educational podcast titled “Lab Medicine Rounds.” Lab Medicine Rounds is a curated podcast for physicians, laboratory professionals, and students that covers a wide variety of laboratory medicine-related topics.
By Heidi Zunker • September 12, 2019
Every week, Mayo Clinic microbiologist Bobbi Pritt, M.D., posts a new Parasite Wonders case. is our monthly case by Idzi Potters and the Institute of Tropical Medicine, Antwerp. It's short and sweet: The following was found in a stool specimen from a 3-year-old child with diarrhea. It measures approximately 80 micrometers in diameter. What's the identification?
By Bobbi Pritt, M.D. • September 11, 2019
This week’s research roundup features a study on how mass cytometry dissects T cell heterogeneity in the immune tumor microenvironment of common dysproteinemias at diagnosis and after first line therapies.
By Samantha Rossi • September 9, 2019
Top highlights include: a new number one cause of death in multiple countries, more measles shots might be needed, and how much coffee is really too much.
By Samantha Rossi • September 6, 2019