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Reserve your spot at the 23rd International Surgical Pathology Symposium, which takes place May 2-5 at the JW Marriott Grosvenor House in London, United Kingdom. The conference will address common and uncommon diagnostic dilemmas encountered within surgical pathology practice.

By Kevin Ritchart • January 5, 2023

In December 2022, Mayo Clinic Laboratories announced seventy-eight new tests along with numerous reference value changes, obsolete tests, and algorithm changes.

By Samantha Rossi • January 5, 2023

Due to logistic challenges, we are experiencing shipment delays which may result in testing delays or cancelations.

By Mayo Clinic Laboratories • January 3, 2023

Reserve your spot today for the Phlebotomy 2023 conference, which will take place on April 20-21 in Rochester, Minnesota. This conference is designed for phlebotomists, phlebotomy managers, phlebotomy educators, and other patient care staff involved in specimen collection.

By Kevin Ritchart • January 3, 2023

Topic highlights include: Biden administration releases doses of flu medicine from national stockpile and pediatric medicine makers say they are running 24/7 to meet increased demand

By Samantha Rossi • December 30, 2022

As a result of winter weather across the U.S. and the upcoming holiday this weekend, we are experiencing logistical challenges, which may result in testing delays or cancelations.

By Mayo Clinic Laboratories • December 23, 2022

Topic highlights include: New members-only health clinic to start seeing Rochester patients in January, A staffing expert shows how telehealth is stepping in to fill the staffing shortage, Congress reaches major health policy deal on Medicare, Medicaid, and pandemic preparedness

By Samantha Rossi • December 23, 2022

Due to the Christmas and New Year's holiday's (recognized on Sunday, December 25th, and Sunday, January 1st ), 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.

By Samantha Rossi • December 21, 2022

Effective Jan. 2, U.S. Customs and Border Protection will enhance the enforcement of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) requirements on the importation of biological specimens. Please include the CDC permit within your shipment. Failure to comply will result in your shipment being denied admissibility by U.S. Customs and Border Protection. If an entry is denied, the carrier is required to return or destroy the shipment.

By Mayo Clinic Laboratories • December 20, 2022

Topic highlights include: 'Untapped opportunity' as Mayo Clinic expands at-home care with paramedic program, RSV, flu and COVID-19: what you need to know about the viruses menacing Jacksonville area, ‘The situation in the hospitals is grim’: states face brutal virus fallout

By Samantha Rossi • December 16, 2022

New research by Robin Patel, M.D. and others at Mayo Clinic has found that the use of a “transcriptomic-based cellular deconvolution tool” called CIBERSORTx could help improve the detection of infectious and non-infectious causes of failed joint replacement surgeries.

By Cory Pedersen • December 13, 2022

Topic highlights include: HHS to end public health emergency for monkeypox in January, RSV, flu and COVID-19: What you need to know about the viruses menacing Jacksonville area, Negotiations continue ahead of Minnesota nurses strike deadline

By Samantha Rossi • December 9, 2022

Due to the Christmas and New Year's holiday's (recognized on Sunday, December 25th, and Sunday, January 1st ), 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.

By Samantha Rossi • December 6, 2022