The Mayo Clinic Sesquicentennial of 2014 comes 50 years after the Mayo Centennial Year of 1964. The comparisons of these two milestones are interesting.
The Mayo Clinic Mayo-Aero Medical Unit had a widespread ripple effect, contributing to the success of open-heart surgery, commercial and military jet aviation and the space program.
Dr. William J. and Dr. Charles H. Mayo took the legacy that their father, Dr. William Worrall Mayo, started and transformed Mayo Clinic into a health, research and education center known around the world.
Mayo Clinic representatives, Jeffrey Winters, M.D., and Edwin Burgstaler, MT, HP, received recognition at the 2014 ASFA & WAA Joint Conference held in San Francisco, Calif. from April 2-5.
In the April issue of CAP TODAY, Mayo Clinic representatives were interviewed to discuss how the Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology reduced office supply expenses to streamline practices and save costs.
From its first issue on April 21, 1926 to present, Mayo Clinic Proceedings has published many landmark articles which document contributions to medicine by Mayo Clinic staff members as well as external colleagues.
In the March issue of Science, Mayo Clinic’s Fergus Couch, Ph.D., was recognized for his participation in the article, “Two Decades After BRCA: Setting Paradigms in Personalized Cancer Care and Prevention.”
The February issue of Transfusion Journal, features James Stubbs’, M.D., Chair of the Mayo Clinic Division of Transfusion Medicine, article, “Wrapping our arms around the cost of transfusion therapy.”
Mayo Clinic representatives discuss mass spectrometry measurements of prostate-specific antigen in a recent issue of American Society for Clinical Pathology.
In the February issue of CAP TODAY, Mayo Clinic’s Curtis Hanson, M.D., and James Stubbs, M.D., were interviewed to discuss optimal laboratory utilization.
Renal & Urology News recently reported on the summary of the Human epidermal growth factor receptor 2 (HER2) breast cancer gene from a paper completed by Mayo Clinic’s John Cheville, M.D. and his colleagues.
Piero Rinaldo, M.D., Ph.D., of the Mayo Clinic Biochemical Genetics Laboratory, has been named the 2013 recipient of the prestigious Robert Guthrie Award.
In the January issue of Clinical Lab Products, Robin Patel, M.D., was interviewed to discuss advances in molecular testing at Mayo Clinic.