More than four million American suffer from chronic end stage liver disease, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, and a liver transplant can mean the difference between life and death for some patients. However, livers are in short supply, and the number of people awaiting new livers [...]
Osteoarthritis is the most common form of arthritis, affecting millions of people worldwide. It occurs when the protective cartilage that cushions the ends of your bones wears down over time. While the significant pain, limited activity, and decreased quality of life that affect patients with osteoarthritis can usually be managed, [...]
Baby Zane Fouts’ boundless curiosity starts at his feet, which
he grabs and plays with happily. The energetic boy who’s full of smiles is a
trailblazer for regenerative surgery performed in a clinical trial at Mayo Clinic even before birth.
“He’s our miracle baby,” says his mother, Alyse Ahern-Mittelsted. “He’s a rock star.”
With growing public awareness and broader academic engagement, the prospect of pioneering a change in disease management has propelled the field of regenerative medicine. The ability to build, scale and apply biotherapeutic technologies and solutions that are not cost prohibitive will become increasingly important elements that drive progress in regenerative [...]
The grand opening of One Discovery Square opens a new
chapter in biomanufacturing focused on connecting patients with complex medical
conditions with novel biotherapeutic solutions.
The Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine Advanced
Biomanufacturing facility is one of the Mayo tenants in the building focused on
the acceleration of new health care products to market [...]