Gastroenterology

This week’s Research Roundup highlights prehospital transfusion for gastrointestinal bleeding.

By Kelley Luedke • November 20, 2017

This “Specialty Testing” webinar will outline the different tests to detect patients who are at risk for thiopurine-related toxicity and the advantages of each test.

By MCL Education • November 6, 2017

In this month’s “Hot Topic,” Bobbi Pritt, M.D., will discuss a powerful new technology called “multiplex molecular testing” that can assist in the diagnosis of gastrointestinal infections.

By Bobbi Pritt, M.D. • November 6, 2017

Ann Moyer, M.D., Ph.D., discusses an additional gene, NUDT15, which is important in the prediction of thiopurine-related toxicity This gene has been added to our TPMT genotyping assay available through Mayo Medical Laboratories.

By mayocliniclabs • October 25, 2017

This “Specialty Testing” webinar describes a new serum test for bile acid malabsorption. Descriptions illustrate how the test can be used as a screening test and as a tool for therapeutic action.

By MCL Education • October 19, 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 Luedke • September 11, 2017

Leslie Donato, Ph.D., DABCC, Co-Director of the Cardiovascular Laboratory Medicine and Co-Director of the Hospital Clinical Laboratory and Point-of-Care Testing at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, recently authored an article in Clinical Laboratory News on irritable bowel syndrome.

By Kelley Luedke • May 11, 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 Luedke • April 17, 2017

Why is TPMT Testing Important? Detection of individuals with low thiopurine methyltransferase (TPMT) activity who […]

By mayocliniclabs • March 29, 2017

Mayo Clinic has completed validation of its existing Infliximab Quantitation with Reflex to Antibodies to […]

By mayocliniclabs • March 7, 2017

View this week’s case by Sadia Sayeed, M.D., and Roger Moreira, M.D., and make your diagnosis.

By Rene Revier • January 10, 2017

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the development of a microscopic colitis disease activity index.

By Kelley Luedke • December 19, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the presence of intraepithelial food antigen in patients with active eosinophilic oesophagitis.

By Kelley Luedke • December 5, 2016