Items Tagged ‘regenerative medicine’

January 16th, 2018

Mayo Clinic Investigators Awarded ‘Regenerative Medicine Minnesota’ Research Grants

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Six Mayo Clinic investigators were selected to receive 2018 Regenerative Medicine Minnesota research grants. The grants are awarded to investigators in the areas of discovery science, translational research and clinical trials. The grants are effective for a two year period. Mayo Clinic awardees include:   Mohamad Bydon, M.D. Dr. Bydon is a neurosurgeon who is fellowship-trained in […]

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Tags: Center for Regenerative Medicine, Medical Research, regenerative medicine, Regenerative Medicine Minnesota, research, stem cells


January 11th, 2018

FDA Clears Way for Mayo Clinic to Accelerate Production of Stem Cells for Clinical Trials Through Automation

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

This story first appeared on the Mayo Clinic News Network. The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has agreed to allow Mayo Clinic to use an automated bioreactor-based stem cell production platform on its campus in Jacksonville, Florida. This enables the Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine to produce cells from the bone marrow of a stem […]

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Tags: Abba Zubair, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic in Florida, Medical Research, regenerative medicine, research, stem cells


January 4th, 2018

Researching Cell-Free Peptide Therapeutics for Cardiac Repair and Regeneration

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

John C. Burnett Jr., M.D., is studying the prevention of heart failure after a heart attack. The goal of his research is to establish that the use of a novel Mayo Clinic engineered peptide will serve as a cell-free therapeutic strategy for cardiac repair and regeneration. Dr. Burnett is a Regenerative Medicine Minnesota research grant recipient […]

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Tags: cardiac regeneration, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Dr. John Burnett, Mayo Clinic, Medical Research, regenerative medicine, stem cells


December 21st, 2017

Research Collaboration Gives Hope for Future of Babies with Rare Heart Defect

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

This story first appeared on the Mayo Clinic News Network. Collaboration among hospitals across the U.S. as part of a new research consortium is giving hope for the future of babies born with a rare congenital heart defect called hypoplastic left heart syndrome. A baby from Alabama named Ryals is one of the first to benefit […]

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Tags: Congenital Heart Disease, HLHS, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, Medical Research, Minnesota news release, regenerative medicine, research, stem cells, Timothy Nelson


December 14th, 2017

Molecular Mechanisms of Myelin Regeneration

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Multiple sclerosis and other diseases attack the myelin, a sheath that insulates the nerves. Mi-Hyeon Jang, Ph.D., is investigating the underlying molecular mechanisms of myelin regeneration in an effort to develop a therapy to help patients. Dr. Jang is a research grant recipient from Regenerative Medicine Minnesota. She is Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and […]

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Tags: Mi-Hyeon Jang, multiple sclerosis, myelin regeneration, regenerative medicine, Regenerative Medicine Minnesota, stem cells


December 7th, 2017

Mayo Clinic, Children’s Minnesota Announce Congenital Heart Defect Collaboration

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

This story first appeared on the Mayo Clinic News Network. Mayo Clinic’s Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome and Children’s Minnesota are collaborating to prevent heart failure for hypoplastic left heart syndrome, a rare and complex form of congenital heart disease in which the left side of a child’s heart […]

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Tags: cardiac regeneration, Center for Regenerative Medicine, Congenital Heart Disease, HLHS, hypoplastic left heart syndrome, mayo clinic medical research, regenerative medicine, stem cells, Timothy Nelson


November 17th, 2017

Mayo Clinic to Anchor First Discovery Square Building

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

This story first appeared in Mayo’s research magazine, Discovery’s Edge. Scientists from three Mayo Clinic research areas will be the first tenants of Discovery Square, the technology centerpiece of Destination Medical Center, the economic development initiative under way in Rochester, Minnesota. Biomedical technology, advanced manufacturing of regenerative products, and advance diagnostics are the collaborative areas […]

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Tags: Biomedical Technology, Discovery Square, Mayo Clinic, Medical Research, regenerative medicine, Rochester Minn., stem cells


November 3rd, 2017

Regenerative Medicine Consult Service

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Regenerative medicine aims to restore health by harnessing the body’s natural ability to heal itself. The Mayo Clinic Regenerative Medicine Consult Service provides information to those who are interested in learning about stem cell therapies, stem cell clinical trials, research studies, or general information about current trends in the field of regenerative medicine. Timothy J. […]

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Tags: consult service, Dr. Tim Nelson, regenerative medicine, stem cells


October 26th, 2017

Researchers Explore the Use of Adult Stem Cells as Treatment of the Future

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

This story first appeared in Mayo Clinic’s email newsletter, In the Loop. When it comes to medical treatments, what sounds like science fiction today could someday become the standard in life-changing medicine. If the research turns out as hoped, stem cells — the “master cells” inside our bodies from which all other cells are generated and formed […]

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Tags: Dr. Alfredo Quinones-Hinojosa, Dr. Atta Behfar, Innovation, Medical Research, regenerative medicine, research, Research News, stem cells


October 19th, 2017

Stem Cell Hope for Stroke

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Stroke is the leading cause of permanent disability in the U.S., striking nearly 800,000 people each year. Hemorrhagic, or bleeding, stroke is particularly devastating, says Mayo Clinic neurologist and critical care expert William Freeman, M.D. “About 40 percent of hemorrhagic stroke patients die within a month, and half of the survivors have some type of impairment,” he adds. Dr. Freeman, […]

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Tags: Dr. Abba Zubair, Dr. William Freeman, Hemorrhagic Stroke, Medical Research, regenerative medicine, stem cells, stroke


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