Apr 12, 2019

Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Collaboration

By centerforregmedmc @centerforregmedmc
Mayo Clinic and The Children's Hospital at OU Medicine in Oklahoma City are collaborating within a consortium to help patients with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, also known as HLHS, a rare and complex form of congenital heart disease in which the left side of the heart is severely underdeveloped. The collaboration is [...]
Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome Collaboration
Mar 28, 2019

On Common Ground

By centerforregmedmc @centerforregmedmc
Shrill screams caused Berneice Baumann to stop what she was doing and rush into the kitchen. She found her 1-year-old son, Duane, sitting on the floor in tears. He'd pulled an electric coffeepot on top of himself, and the boiling liquid scalded him from the neck down. A local doctor [...]
On Common Ground
Mar 14, 2019

Business Innovation with an Eye on Improving Vision

By centerforregmedmc @centerforregmedmc
If eyes are the window to the world, Timothy W. Olsen, M.D. is building high performance window frames. With a passion for restoring vision, the ophthalmologist set sights on developing and bringing to market a first-of-its-kind device for treating age-related macular degeneration. The synergies around the Destination Medical Center economic initiative and Mayo Clinic’sresearch and practice [...]
Business Innovation with an Eye on Improving Vision
Feb 28, 2019

A Regulator of Stem Cells

By centerforregmedmc @centerforregmedmc
Ouch! The response is always the same to the sharp, sudden surprise of a paper cut. The body responds quickly to the tear in the skin and sends resources for protection. An abundant enzyme in the blood, thrombin, causes changes in other blood proteins to produce a gel like substance that [...]
A Regulator of Stem Cells
Feb 15, 2019

Mayo Clinic Researchers Develop More Efficient System to Reprogram Stem Cells

By centerforregmedmc @centerforregmedmc
Induced pluripotent stem cells, the workhorse of many regenerative medicine projects, start out as differentiated cells that are reprogrammed to pluripotent stem cells by exposure to a complex set of genetic cocktails. Mayo researchers now report that using the measles virus vector; they’ve trimmed that multi-vector process with four reprogramming [...]
Mayo Clinic Researchers Develop More Efficient System to Reprogram Stem Cells
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