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Sep 12, 2019

Researching Stem Cells for Kidney Disease: LaTonya Hickson, M.D.

By centerforregmedmc @centerforregmedmc
Diabetic kidney disease (DKD) is a serious complication of diabetes. Up to 40 percent of people with diabetes eventually develop kidney disease. With no long-term treatment available, many patients will progress to end stage kidney disease requiring either dialysis or a kidney transplant. Research is underway to keep people from progressing to kidney failure, and [...]
Researching Stem Cells for Kidney Disease: LaTonya Hickson, M.D.
Sep 5, 2019

Meet researcher Saad Kenderian: Using regenerative cell therapy to recognize and attack cancer

By Susan Buckles @susanbuckles
For as long as he can remember, Saad Kenderian, M.B., Ch.B., wanted to be a physician. Nothing could blunt his resolve –not even when exploding bombs and trappings of war forced the medical school in his hometown of Baghdad, Iraq, to close briefly. It is with that same determination he [...]
Meet researcher Saad Kenderian: Using regenerative cell therapy to recognize and attack cancer
Aug 29, 2019

Gerstner Regenerative Medicine Initiative: Tracking Outcomes and Supporting Clinical Trials

By centerforregmedmc @centerforregmedmc
One of the challenges of integrating regenerative medicine into daily patient care is that it is so new, there is not a lot of available data to consider when determining best practices. A recent grant will help track information on how patient do after clinical trials. The Gerstner Regenerative Medicine Initiative, funded through a grant from The [...]
Gerstner Regenerative Medicine Initiative: Tracking Outcomes and Supporting Clinical Trials
Aug 22, 2019

New Florida Building Dedicated to Medical Discovery and Innovation

By centerforregmedmc @centerforregmedmc
The grand opening of the new Discovery and Innovation Building at Mayo Clinic’s Florida campus signals a new era of integrating regenerative medicine into daily practice. Regenerative medicine seeks to tap the body’s ability to replace, restore or regrow damaged or diseased cells, tissues and organs. A hub of research and technology, the new [...]
New Florida Building Dedicated to Medical Discovery and Innovation
Aug 6, 2019

Mayo Clinic Startup Earns World Economic Forum Award

By Susan Buckles @susanbuckles
With the promise of potential lifesaving treatments like chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-Cell therapy comes complex challenges. For instance: how can we be sure the right cells are going to the right patient? How can we communicate problems with manufacturing that would affect a patient’s treatment schedule? To address those concerns, Mayo Clinic startup [...]
Mayo Clinic Startup Earns World Economic Forum Award
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