Items Tagged ‘Timothy Nelson’

September 21st, 2017

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Program to host “Feel the Beat” event Oct. 14

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

The fifth annual “Feel the Beat” event, hosted by the Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS), will be held Saturday, Oct. 14 in Rochester, Minn.  “Feel the Beat” brings together clinicians, researchers, advocates, and families affected by HLHS, a severe form of congenital heart disease. The one-day event showcases the […]

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Tags: Center for Regenerative Medicine, Congenital Heart Disease, HLHS, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, Mayo Clinic, mayo clinic medical research, stem cells, Timothy Nelson


December 2nd, 2016

Center for Regenerative Medicine to co-host World Stem Cell Summit Dec. 6-9

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

The Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine is a co-sponsor of the 2016 World Stem Cell Summit. More than 1,200 attendees are expected at the 12th annual event in West Palm Beach, Florida. A delegation of administrators, researchers and clinical experts from Mayo Clinic will participate in featured presentations and panel discussions highlighting advances in […]

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Tags: Andre Terzic, Mayo Clinic, Medical Research, regenerative medicine, research, Shane Shapiro, stem cells, Thomas Gonwa, Timothy Nelson, World Stem Cell Summit


September 7th, 2016

HLHS Program Hosts Fourth Annual “Feel the Beat” Event Oct. 8

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

The annual “Feel the Beat” event hosted by the Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS) will be held on October 8 in Rochester, Minn.  “Feel the Beat” brings together clinicians, researchers, advocates, and families affected by a severe heart defect known as HLHS. The one-day event showcases the latest […]

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Tags: Congenital Heart Disease, Feel the Beat, HLHS, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, regenerative medicine, stem cells, Timothy Nelson


March 19th, 2014

Regenerative Medicine Consult Service

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Worldwide, people are increasingly interested in regenerative medicine or stem cell therapies. To meet this interest, Mayo Clinic established the Regenerative Medicine Consult Service — the first consult service of its kind in the United States. This service provides people with educational guidance and appropriate referrals to research studies and clinical trials in stem cell […]

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Tags: clinical trials, consult service, degenerative diseases, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, stem cells, Timothy Nelson


February 14th, 2014

Stem Cells 101

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

You’ve heard about stem cells in the news, and perhaps you’ve wondered if they might help you or a loved one with a serious disease. You may wonder what stem cells are, how they’re being used to treat disease and injury, and why they’re the subject of such vigorous debate. Timothy Nelson, M.D., Ph.D., director […]

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Tags: Andre Terzic, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, stem cells, Timothy Nelson


February 3rd, 2014

Wall Street Journal Article Discusses Umbilical Cord Blood Therapies

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

From Mayo Clinic’s HLHS News and Views Blog. A recent article in the Wall Street Journal discusses the therapeutic potential of umbilical cord blood stem cells, including the current clinical trial being conducted at Mayo Clinic using cord blood for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome. The journal interviewed Tim Nelson, M.D., Ph.D, director of the Todd and […]

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Tags: Andre Terzic, HLHS, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, stem cells, Timothy Nelson, umbilical cord blood


November 25th, 2013

Mayo Clinic first in U.S. to test stem cell use in clinical trial for pediatric congenital heart disease

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Mayo Clinic recently announced the first stem cell-based clinical trial for congenital heart disease. The clinical trial aims to determine how stem cells derived from autologous umbilical cord blood can help children with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, a rare defect where the left side of the heart is critically underdeveloped. Read the full news release […]

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Tags: HLHS, Mayo Clinic, research, stem cells, Timothy Nelson


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