Research

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the diagnostic accuracy of echocardiography and intraoperative surgical inspection of the unicuspid aortic valve.

By Kelley Luedke • January 28, 2019

Mayo Clinic’s Center for Individualized Medicine (CIM) is nearing the finish line of the first stage of its unique RIGHT 10K study—an effort that doesn’t involve running shoes but nevertheless is paving the way to prescribing medications matched to a person’s genetic code.

By Barbara J. Toman • January 23, 2019

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the implementation of a reformulated Roche® Bilirubin Gen.3 reagent did not affect the relationship between BiliChek transcutaneous and Roche total serum bilirubin.

By Kelley Luedke • January 21, 2019

Mayo Clinic researchers report that spinal cord inflammation associated with an antibody to myelin oligodendrocyte glycoprotein can mimic acute flaccid myelitis, a rare but serious disease linked to certain viruses that particularly affects children and can result in paralysis.

By Mayo Clinic Advancing the Science • January 17, 2019

Genetic alterations in low-risk prostate cancer diagnosed by needle biopsy can identify men that harbor higher-risk cancer in their prostate glands, Mayo Clinic has discovered.

By Mayo Clinic News Network • January 15, 2019

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the identification of prognostic phenotypes of esophageal adenocarcinoma in two independent cohorts.

By Kelley Luedke • January 14, 2019

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the role of 3D-MRE in the diagnosis of NASH in obese patients undergoing bariatric surgery.

By Kelley Luedke • January 7, 2019

This week’s Research Roundup determines the clinical validity of hereditary colorectal cancer and polyposis susceptibility genes using the clinical genome resource clinical validity framework.

By Kelley Luedke • December 24, 2018

This week’s Research Roundup highlights phosphorylated RB promotes cancer immunity by inhibiting NF-κB activation and PD-L1 expression.

By Kelley Luedke • December 17, 2018

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the evaluation of monoclonal gammopathy of renal significance: A consensus report of the International Kidney and Monoclonal Gammopathy Research Group.

By Kelley Luedke • December 10, 2018

This week’s Research Roundup highlights predicting renal function outcomes after partial and radical nephrectomy.

By Kelley Luedke • December 3, 2018

Researchers at the Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine have discovered that large chromosomal rearrangements present in mesothelioma could make it possible to understand which patients are likely respond better to immunotherapy.

By Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine • November 27, 2018

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the effect of inorganic nitrite versus a placebo on exercise capacity among patients with heart failure with preserved ejection fraction.

By Kelley Luedke • November 26, 2018