Research Roundup

This week’s Research Roundup highlights new developments in clinical bacteriology laboratories and myocardial injury and infarction.

By Kelley Luedke • October 24, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the prognostic value of multiparametric flow cytometry in AL amyloidosis at diagnosis and at the end of first-line treatment.

By brentwestra • October 17, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights noninvasive assessment of renal fibrosis with magnetization transfer MR imaging.

By brentwestra • October 10, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights radical nephrectomy with or without lymph node dissection for nonmetastatic renal cell carcinoma.

By brentwestra • October 3, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights the association of B-type natriuretic peptide with survival in patients with degenerative mitral regurgitation.

By brentwestra • September 26, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights implications for active surveillance in patients with Gleason score 3 + 4 prostate cancer and “favorable intermediate-risk” and how Spt4 selectively regulates the expression of C9orf72 sense and antisense mutant transcripts.

By brentwestra • September 19, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights individualized approaches needed for optimized blood cultures.

By brentwestra • August 29, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights thrombotic microangiopathy care pathway and how Spt4 selectively regulates the expression of C9orf72 sense and antisense mutant transcripts.

By brentwestra • August 22, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights whether or not apolipoprotein B should replace LDL cholesterol as therapeutic targets and radiogenomics to characterize regional genetic heterogeneity in glioblastoma.

By brentwestra • August 15, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights genomic characterization of high-count monoclonal B-cell lymphocytosis cases and custom gene capture and next-generation sequencing resolves discordant ALK status by FISH and immunohistochemical analysis in lung adenocarcinoma.

By brentwestra • August 8, 2016

This week’s Research Roundup highlights a change in pattern of HER2 fluorescent in situ hybridization, curative ex vivo liver-directed gene therapy in a pig model of hereditary tyrosinemia type 1, and quantification of circulating clonal plasma cells via multiparametric flow cytometry.

By brentwestra • August 1, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights how blacks are more predisposed to neuromyelitis optica spectrum disorders and its estimated that the disease afflicts 16,000 to 17,000 Americans.

By brentwestra • July 25, 2016

The Research Roundup provides an overview of the past week’s research from Mayo Medical Laboratories consultants, including a featured article of the week, abstracts, and complete list of published studies and reviews. This week’s roundup highlights how the histone H3.3K36M mutation reprograms the epigenome of chondroblastomas.

By brentwestra • July 18, 2016