Topic highlights include: Experimental flu shot aims to target 20 influenza viruses in a single vaccine, Polio is back in Indonesia, sparking vaccination campaign, Drug slows Alzheimer’s but can it make a real difference?

By Samantha Rossi • December 2, 2022

Topic highlights include: New Mayo Clinic procedure brings hope to patients with lung cancer, More Minnesotans qualify for insurance assistance through MNsure, Coronavirus variants are dodging antibody treatments. New lab-made options may help

By Samantha Rossi • November 25, 2022

Jane Hermansen, manager of outreach and network development at Mayo Clinic Laboratories, shares with MedicalLab Management magazine how to align the outreach laboratory for growth and rise above the challenges facing the health care industry.

By Luci Gens • November 21, 2022

Topic highlights include: Mayo Clinic doctor says Mark Cuban’s Cost Plus Drugs is bringing “access” to U.S. healthcare, New health clinic model is signing up members in Rochester, Pediatric health groups call for national emergency to fight respiratory illnesses

By Samantha Rossi • November 18, 2022

Topic highlights include: Health care officials prepare as RSV, influenza cases increase in Minnesota, Health and science are on the ballot this election. Here’s what we’re watching, Proposition 209: Arizona voters back lowering maximum interest rates on medical debt

By Samantha Rossi • November 11, 2022

As Tropical Storm Nicole approaches Florida, the Mayo Clinic Laboratories Florida location will close tonight, Nov. 9, at 7:30 p.m. ET, as a safety precaution. The location will remain closed through 7:30 p.m. ET tomorrow, Nov. 10.

By Suzanne Ferguson • November 9, 2022

Topic highlights include: Mayo Clinic emergency medicine clinicians practice procedures with experts at "Skills Day," Flu season arrives early with highest severity in over a decade, FDA reports shortages of amoxicillin

By Samantha Rossi • November 4, 2022

William Morice II, M.D., Ph.D., chair of the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic and CEO and president of Mayo Clinic Laboratories, joined the “Medical Alley” podcast to discuss innovation in diagnostics.

By Luci Gens • November 3, 2022

Topic highlights include: Minnesota Department of Health sees jump in RSV hospitalizations, Vaccine booster, COVID-19 levels remain low in Minnesota, CDC discussing using oral polio vaccine to combat New York outbreak: report

By Samantha Rossi • October 28, 2022

Jason Hipp, M.D., Ph.D., chair of Computational Pathology and AI at Mayo Clinic’s Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology, and director of Digital Innovation for Mayo Clinic Laboratories, spoke with the Dark Report about how Mayo Clinic is modernizing clinical pathology workflows and how other labs can apply those lessons in their organizations.

By Luci Gens • October 27, 2022

Topic highlights include: Florida sees surge in deadly bacterial infections post-Hurricane Ian, Mayo Clinic Health System doctors bring awareness to depression, USDA awards $100M toward improving rural healthcare

By Samantha Rossi • October 21, 2022

Matthew Binnicker, Ph.D., director of the Clinical Virology Laboratory at Mayo Clinic, was featured in an NBC News article about how hospitals are expecting a busy winter with an increased spread of COVID-19, influenza, and other respiratory illnesses.

By Luci Gens • October 17, 2022

Topic highlights include: FDA clears updated COVID boosters for kids as young as 5, Mayo Clinic to support Hurricane Ian disaster relief, Early jump in RSV hospitalizations concerns Minnesota experts

By Samantha Rossi • October 14, 2022