Genetics

Devin Oglesbee, Ph.D., Director of the Biochemical and Molecular Genetics Laboratories at Mayo Clinic, provides an overview of the lysosomal storage disease panel, when it is appropriate to order this test, what actions the results allow you to take, and how this test improves upon previous approaches.

By Mayo Clinic Laboratories • September 6, 2017

The algorithm can be viewed here.

By brentwestra • August 22, 2017

Gessi Bentz Pino, CGS, a Genetic Counselor in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic, provides an overview of the lysosomal storage disorders screen, when it is appropriate to order this test, what actions the results allow you to take, and how this test improves upon previous approaches.

By Mayo Clinic Laboratories • August 4, 2017

A recent Huff Post article, authored by the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, highlights three genetics tests to improve prenatal screening, including Mayo Medical Laboratories' cell-free DNA prenatal screen.

By Kelley Luedke • July 28, 2017

Insights gained from algorithms should be shared with clinicians as a way to improve patient care, increase efficiency, and reduce costs.

By brentwestra • July 1, 2017

The algorithm can be viewed here.

By brentwestra • July 1, 2017

Mayo Clinic has launched a first-of-its-kind clinical test that will be used to help patients who may be at a diagnostic “dead end” with other genetic testing. The mate-pair sequencing test can identify chromosome alterations or “breakpoints” involved in chromosome rearrangements, pinpointing the precise genes involved.

By Gina Chiri-Osmond • May 12, 2017
Video Overview Available Tests When to Order Algorithm Why is TPMT Testing Important?
  • Detection of individuals with low thiopurine methyltransferase (TPMT) activity who are at risk for excessive myelosuppression or severe hematopoietic toxicity when taking [...]
By Mayo Clinic Laboratories • March 29, 2017

The algorithm can be viewed here.

By Alyssa Frank • March 1, 2017

The algorithm can be viewed here.

By Alyssa Frank • March 1, 2017