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The Department of Health and Human Services has named Mayo Clinic Laboratories as one of five commercial laboratories to expand access and capacity for monkeypox testing.

By Suzanne Ferguson • June 23, 2022

The Specimens Operations team at Mayo Clinic Laboratories is dedicated to ensuring that patient samples reach the labs quickly and safely. Get an inside look at how they accomplish that crucial goal for more than 40,000 specimens every day.

By Tracy Will • April 6, 2022

Presented by Mayo Clinic Laboratories and Mayo Clinic’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, this year’s symposium will feature presentations on a variety of forensic science topics, including forensic toxicology, exhumations, forensic evidence, and photography.

By MCL Education • March 8, 2022

Mayo Clinic Laboratories is committed to working with our communities as we all face the unprecedented challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since early 2020, Mayo Clinic researchers and experts have provided expertise to guide the public health response, and our clinical staff has been on the front lines providing lifesaving care for patients with COVID-19.

By Mayo Clinic Laboratories • March 19, 2020

Mayo Clinic Laboratories is pleased to announce it has been selected as a UnitedHealthcare Preferred Lab Network (PLN) care provider. Under the agreement, effective July 1, 2019, UnitedHealthcare members have in-network access to Mayo Clinic Laboratories’ comprehensive subspecialty testing menu.

By Mayo Clinic Laboratories • December 11, 2019

Leading the charge to help educate and find solutions to the antimicrobial resistance crisis is Robin Patel, M.D., as she recently served on a congressional briefing panel.

By Suzanne Ferguson • November 7, 2019

The October Pathways will feature a case that incorporates whole slide imaging, also known as virtual microscopy. This exciting technology enhances the case by allowing participants to interact with the digital slide.

By Molly Dee • October 16, 2019

Hear advice firsthand from William Morice, II, M.D., Ph.D., Chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic, as he tells stories that helped shape his journey in laboratory medicine.

By Molly Dee • October 7, 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

Traditionally, Mayo Clinic's Simulation Center is used for surgical procedures and teaching students how to run a code. Mayo Clinic pathology consultant Karen Fritchie, M.D., recently developed a new and innovative way to use the center.

By Molly Dee • August 16, 2019

Jeffrey Winters, M.D., Vice Chair of the Division of Transfusion Medicine in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, was recognized at the American Society for Apheresis Annual (ASFA) Meeting in Portland, Oregon on May 16. Dr. Winters received the Francis S. Morrison, M.D., Lecture Memorial Award.

By Molly Dee • May 31, 2019

"This study offers hope to patients, since each attack in NMO can cause loss of visual or motor function," says Sean Pittock, M.D., a Mayo Clinic neurologist and first author.

By Mayo Clinic News Network • May 3, 2019