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Maria Alice Willrich, Ph.D., Consultant in the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, authored an article in Clinical Laboratory News on a new role for clinical laboratories in monitoring therapeutic monoclonal antibodies.

By Kelley Luedke • November 30, 2018

The importance of blood and organ donation has always been apparent to ICU nurse Jenny MacIntyre. But when her daughter was born more than three months early, her appreciation for donors grew.

By In the Loop • November 29, 2018

Ravinder Singh, Ph.D., Director of the Mayo Clinic Endocrine Laboratory, in Rochester, Minnesota, shares his story about growing up in India and practicing Sikhism.

By Suzanne R. Ferguson • November 22, 2018

Hearing that there was a shortage of buglers to play taps at military funerals, Mark Wentz learned the instrument so he can honor military veterans with the traditional bugle call.

By In the Loop • November 22, 2018

Allan Jaffe, M.D., Consultant and Chair of Mayo Clinic’s Division of Clinical Core Laboratory Services, with a joint appointment in the Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, has received the Reviewer of the Year Award from the prestigious European Heart Journal.

By Kelley Luedke • November 21, 2018

The College of American Pathologists Board of Governors has selected Manish Gandhi, M.D., as the Vice Chair of the CAP Histocompatibility and Identity Testing Committee.

By Suzanne R. Ferguson • November 20, 2018

With no single best approach, laboratories must tailor testing based upon preanalytical factors, their patient populations, and other factors unique to their institutions.

By Kelley Luedke • November 19, 2018

Joseph Yao, M.D., and Cheryl James discuss the use of proprietary laboratory analyses codes at Mayo Clinic.

By Kelley Luedke • November 16, 2018

Sunday marked 100 years since the end of World War I. ABC 6 News shares how Olmsted County and the Mayo brothers played a role during this time.

By Alyssa Frank • November 15, 2018

Mayo Clinic–Mayo Clinic Laboratories recently won the Moneyball Award for Excellence in Customer Analytics at the CC Awards at the 14thAnnual Customer Contact West: A Frost & Sullivan Executive MindXchange event.

By Suzanne R. Ferguson • November 13, 2018

Lisa Becker, Quality Management Coordinator at Mayo Clinic Laboratories, was recently awarded first place for her poster presentation at the 13th Annual Lab Quality Confab, held in Atlanta in October.

By Suzanne R. Ferguson • November 12, 2018

Kevin Halling, M.D., Ph.D., recently received the Association for Molecular Pathology (AMP) Meritorious Service Award at the AMP 2018 Annual Meeting and Expo in San Antonio, Texas. The award recognizes recipients for their dedication and effort to AMP and its members.

By Suzanne R. Ferguson • November 9, 2018

Robert Fleming recently donated the Olympic gold medal and ring he’d received in 1980 as a member of the U.S. Olympic Hockey Committee. The items are now on display in Mayo’s Heritage Hall.

By In the Loop • November 8, 2018