Microbiology

Microbiology

Shotgun metagenomic sequencing is a revolutionary new way to detect infectious organisms. Based on a recent study at Mayo, the tool has already shown great promise in identifying the causes of prosthetic joint infections, which have been challenging to identify.

By Christoph Bahn • August 9, 2019

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
In this month’s “Virtual Lecture,” Elli Theel, Ph.D., will discuss the IMPACTS initiative in Belize that involves multiple departments at Mayo Clinic and the University of Notre Dame.

By MCL Education • May 17, 2018

PACE / State of CA / State of FL
This month’s “Virtual Lecture” describes the discovery of a new bacterium, Candidatus Borrelia mayonii, which causes Lyme disease in the upper Midwestern United States.

By MCL Education • March 15, 2018