Mayo Clinic Laboratory and Pathology Research Roundup: April 8

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Clinic Laboratories consultants, including featured abstracts and a complete list of published studies and reviews.

Featured Abstract

A Potentially Volatile Situation

A 28-year-old man whose relationship with his girlfriend and job both ended abruptly was found unconscious on the kitchen floor of his apartment by the landlord. He had a medical history of diabetes mellitus (type I) and multiple hospitalizations for depression and chronic alcohol abuse. EMS (emergency medical services) was called and he was transferred to the emergency department.

Published to PubMed This Week

Alyssa Frank

Alyssa Frank is a Marketing Segment Manager at Mayo Clinic Laboratories. She leads marketing strategies for product management and specialty testing. Alyssa has worked at Mayo Clinic since 2015.