Items Tagged ‘Mayo Clinic’

November 23, 2016

Healing from Within: The Promise of Regenerative Medicine

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

The Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine, in partnership with Regenerative Medicine Minnesota, recently produced a patient-focused video called, “Healing from Within: The Promise of Regenerative Medicine.” The eight-minute educational video is funded by a patient care grant from Regenerative Medicine Minnesota. The video features  interviews with Mayo Clinic physicians and researchers, explores regenerative medicine […]

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Tags: Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, Regenerative Medicine Minnesota, research, stem cells


October 21, 2016

National Academy of Medicine elects Mayo Clinic’s Michael Yaszemski, M.D., Ph.D.

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Michael J. Yaszemski, M.D., Ph.D., Mayo Clinic orthopedic surgeon and researcher, has been elected to the National Academy of Medicine. Selection is one of the highest honors in medicine and recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding professional achievement and commitment to service. Dr. Yaszemski is one of two Mayo Clinic physicians to be elected this […]

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Tags: Mayo Clinic, National Academy of Medicine, Orthopedic Surgery, Regenerative Medicine Michael Yaszemski, research, stem cells


September 29, 2016

Mayo Clinic Researchers Investigate Innovations in Heart Transplant

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Previously published in Mayo Clinic’s research magazine, Discovery’s Edge. As a science writer, I’m typically juggling a recorder, a note pad and a pen. Sometimes a camera. Today, the heart I held in my hand was warm and firm, red and healthy-looking. And beating. In my hand. Just an hour earlier it was in the […]

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Tags: Atta Behfar, cardiac regeneration, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, research, stem cells


August 31, 2016

Uniting the Regenerative Medicine Community

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

The Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine will co-host the 2016 World Stem Cell Summit  December 6-9 in West Palm Beach, FL. Organized by the Regenerative Medicine Foundation (RMF), the Summit forges collaborations to advance cell therapies, while creating a supportive environment of regulation, legislation, financing, reimbursement and patient advocacy. The Summit is the largest […]

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Tags: Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, stem cell, World Stem Cell Summit


August 26, 2016

New Strategies Could Make Laryngectomies a Thing of the Past

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Previously published in Mayo Clinic Magazine Today, about 60,000 Americans have had their larynx removed due to disease or trauma. These people are missing out on many of life’s little pleasures because the procedure’s resultant hole left them without a voice and created an opening directly into their lungs. A simple shower is dangerous as even the slightest amount of water in the […]

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Tags: Dr. Lott, ENT, Laryngectomy, larynx, Larynx Transplantation, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, stem cell


July 5, 2016

Discovery’s Edge: Hope For Healing With Regenerative Medicine

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Often perinatal fistulae resist treatment, both with medications and through treatment with a seton, a thread that is placed to promote drainage and healing. Currently standard therapies work less than half the time. Even when they do work, fistulae often return. Read the rest of the article on Discovery’s Edge. ________________________ Find more research news on […]

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Tags: Crohn's Disease, Discovery's Edge, Dr. William Faubion, gastroenterology, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, stem cells


June 28, 2016

Using Stem Cells to Try and Heal Baby Lucas’ Heart

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

This story originally appeared on the In the Loop blog. ____________________ Last July, Jennifer Gutman told Toledo, Ohio’s 13abc Action News that the day doctors diagnosed her unborn son, Lucas, with hypoplastic left heart syndrome, also known as HLHS, was “the worst day of her life.” The diagnosis came during what Jennifer and her husband, Brian, thought would […]

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Tags: Dr. Tim Nelson, HLHS, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, In The Loop, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic Children's Center, regenerative medicine, research


June 8, 2016

Promising Application for Stem Cells: Crohn’s Complications

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

New research at Mayo Clinic is bringing hope to hundreds of thousands of Crohn’s disease patients. Their extreme pain from complications is both physical and emotional and, for many, incurable. But, an innovation using the patient’s own stem cells seems to work extremely well in early testing. Eventually, researchers say, it may be used to treat […]

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Tags: Crohn's Disease, Dr. Allan Dietz, Dr. Eric Dozois, Dr. William Faubion, fistula, Mayo Clinic, Medical Research, regenerative medicine, stem cells


December 8, 2015

Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine to Co-Host World Stem Cell Summit in Atlanta

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

The World Stem Cell Summit, December 10-12 in Atlanta, unites and educates the global stem cell community. With more than 1,200 attendees from more than 40 countries, the annual World Stem Cell Summit’s interdisciplinary agenda explores disease updates, research directions, cell standardization, regulatory pathways, reimbursements, financing, venture capital and economic development. Throughout the week, the […]

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Tags: Andre Terzic, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, research, stem cell, stem cells, World Stem Cell Summit, WSCS


November 18, 2015

Meet the Researcher with Dr. Michael Yaszemski

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Michael Yaszemski, M.D., Ph.D., physician, orthopedic surgeon and engineer, wants to make it clear that the advances in orthopedic regenerative medicine are the product of teamwork. During his recent talk entitled “Mayo’s History of Military Research and Musculoskeletal Regenerative Medicine of Today,” Dr. Yaszemski discussed the recent developments in regenerative orthopedic surgery and took the […]

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Tags: CCaTS, Heritage Days, Mayo Clinic, Meet the Researcher, Military, Orthopedics, regenerative medicine, stem cells, Wounded Warriors, Yaszsemski


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