News Releases

NanoString Technologies and Mayo Clinic Laboratories have announced a collaboration to develop clinical tests.

By Suzanne R. Ferguson • July 30, 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

Breath Diagnostics, Inc. and Mayo Clinic Laboratories have announced a collaboration to develop clinical diagnostic tests that use patient breath samples to identify individual biomarkers that can predict a spectrum of diseases. The two organizations will initially focus on a test that can detect lung cancer.

By Suzanne R. Ferguson • March 26, 2019

Advanced Biological Laboratories (ABL), S.A., a Luxembourg-based diagnostics company and leader in virology genotyping, and Mayo Clinic Laboratories have announced a collaboration. The two organizations are working together to develop a clinical test that will detect mutations associated with antiviral resistance in human cytomegalovirus.

By Gina Chiri-Osmond • March 19, 2019

numares and Mayo Clinic Laboratories have announced a collaboration to develop clinical diagnostic tests that will measure clusters of risk factors as opposed to individual biomarkers. The unique testing will use nuclear magnetic resonance technology, focusing on cardiovascular disease, kidney disease and liver cancer—among a few other specific diseases.

By Gina Chiri-Osmond • February 5, 2019

Due to the Christmas holiday (recognized on Tuesday, Dec. 25) and the New Year’s holiday (recognized on Tuesday, Jan. 1), Mayo Clinic Laboratories’ specimen pickup and delivery schedules will be altered. To ensure that your specimen vitality and turnaround times are not affected, plan ahead and note that no pickups or deliveries will be made on Dec. 25 or Jan. 1 by Mayo couriers, FedEx, or UPS.

By mayocliniclabs • December 17, 2018

Mayo Medical Laboratories, the global reference laboratory of Mayo Clinic, has changed its name to Mayo Clinic Laboratories.

By Gina Chiri-Osmond • November 13, 2018

Effective November 9, 2018, our business name will change from Mayo Collaborative Services, LLC, doing business as (d/b/a) Mayo Medical Laboratories to Mayo Collaborative Services, LLC, d/b/a Mayo Clinic Laboratories. The change to Mayo Clinic Laboratories will more accurately reflect the benefit we are able to bring to our clients every day.

By Andy Tofilon • October 26, 2018

WuXi Diagnostics, a joint venture between WuXi AppTec Group and Mayo Clinic, recently received the 2018 MedTech Insight Award for the Best Alliance.

By Gina Chiri-Osmond • October 8, 2018

Due to the Labor Day holiday, observed Monday, September 3, in the U.S., Mayo Medical Laboratories’ specimen pickup and delivery schedules will be altered. To ensure that your specimen vitality and turnaround time are not affected, plan ahead, and note that no pickups or deliveries will be made on September 3 by our couriers, FedEx, or UPS.

By mayocliniclabs • August 28, 2018

Mayo Clinic implemented a patient blood-management program in 2010 on its Rochester campus and has since experienced a 35-percent reduction of blood transfusions, improving patient outcomes and achieving significant savings. Using best practices from the program, Mayo Medical Laboratories collaborated with National Decision Support Company (NDSC) to combine Mayo’s clinical knowledge with NDSC’s industry-leading expertise in electronic health record clinical-decision support.

By Gina Chiri-Osmond • August 17, 2018

North Mississippi Medical Center has selected Mayo Medical Laboratories as its primary reference laboratory.

By Gina Chiri-Osmond • July 10, 2018

Independence Day, observed on Wednesday, July 4, is a U.S. national holiday. Due to the holiday, Mayo Medical Laboratories’ specimen pickup and delivery schedule will be altered. To ensure that your specimen vitality and turn-around time are not affected, plan ahead and note that no pickups or deliveries will be made on July 4 by our couriers or FedEx.

By mayocliniclabs • June 26, 2018