Items Tagged ‘research’

September 15, 2015

Nearing the Future of Regenerative Medicine

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Abba C. Zubair, M.D., Ph.D., medical and scientific director of the Cell Therapy Laboratory at Mayo Clinic in Florida has traveled far in his life, moving from Nigeria to America in pursuit of science. Dr. Zubair spoke recently at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, explaining his plan to send an experiment beyond all borders to the […]

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Tags: Abba Zubair, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic in Florida, regenerative medicine, research, space, stem cells, Stem Cells in Space, stroke


July 31, 2015

Meet the Researcher: Abba Zubair, M.D., Ph.D., Talks Stem Cells in Space

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Abba C. Zubair, M.D., Ph.D., medical and scientific director of the Cell Therapy Laboratory at Mayo Clinic in Florida will present “Growing Stem Cells in Space: Medicine’s Next Big thing?” All are welcome to the Research Information Center in Rochester, Minn. (Gonda Building, Lobby Level) Tuesday August 4, at 1:30 p.m. Dr. Zubair will discuss the […]

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Tags: Abba Zubair, Mayo Clinic, Meet the Researcher, regenerative medicine, research, space, stem cells, stroke


July 27, 2015

Human Cell Therapy Laboratory: Developing Drugs from the Patient, for the Patient

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

This story originally appeared on the Mayo Medical Laboratories Blog. It’s almost a crime the outside world doesn’t know about the human clinical trials occurring at Mayo Clinic’s Human Cell Therapy Laboratory (HCTL) in Rochester. Currently, there are eleven (phase I) trials underway (or just finishing), investigating the use of cellular therapies. Developed in HCTL, […]

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Tags: Allan Dietz, Neurology, Oncology, regenerative medicine, research, stem cells


July 10, 2015

New Lung Restoration Center to Bolster Lung Transplants

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Mayo Clinic, in collaboration with United Therapeutics Corporation, plans to change the landscape of lung transplantation with the construction of the new Lung Restoration Center in Jacksonville, Florida. The new center will use a process called ex vivo lung perfusion (EVLP) to revitalize donated lungs, allowing doctors to utilize organs that would otherwise not be […]

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Tags: Dr. Gianrico Farrugia, Florida, Lung Restoration, Lung Transplant, Mayo Clinic, Mayo Clinic in Florida, Medical Research, News Release, regenerative medicine, research, stem cell, Transplantation


June 18, 2015

From Hypothesis to Bedside

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Medical research can be a challenging process, slowed by the complicated nature of translating research into treatment, but Mayo Clinic’s Nathan Staff, M.D., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Neurology, has a plan to surmount these obstacles and streamline the research process. He and his colleagues detailed this plan in an issue of the journal Science Translational […]

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Tags: ALS, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Anthony Windebank, Lou Gehrig's Disease, Mayo Clinic, Nathan Staff, regenerative medicine, research, stem cells


November 29, 2014

Uniting the Global Stem Cell Community

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine to Co-Host the World Stem Cell Summit in San Antonio The World Stem Cell Summit, December 3-5 in San Antonio, 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, […]

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Tags: Andre Terzic, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, research, stem cells, World Stem Cell Summit, WSCS, WSCS14


December 2, 2013

Regenerative Medicine in the Mayo Clinic Research Information Center

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

  Several regenerative medicine activities at Mayo Clinic are currently displayed in the Research Information Center in Rochester, Minn.  The center features a new comprehensive video on regenerative medicine.   The Research Information Center is located in the Gonda Building, lobby level. Through interactive displays and scientific visualizations, visitors can learn how Mayo’s multidisciplinary research […]

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Tags: Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, research


November 25, 2013

Mayo Clinic first in U.S. to test stem cell use in clinical trial for pediatric congenital heart disease

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

Mayo Clinic recently announced the first stem cell-based clinical trial for congenital heart disease. The clinical trial aims to determine how stem cells derived from autologous umbilical cord blood can help children with Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome, a rare defect where the left side of the heart is critically underdeveloped. Read the full news release […]

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Tags: HLHS, Mayo Clinic, research, stem cells, Timothy Nelson


November 25, 2013

Promise of Regenerative Medicine

By Center for Regenerative Medicine centerforregmedmc

The Mayo Clinic Center for Regenerative Medicine is driven by patient needs and serves as a catalyst to develop new clinical options for patients. Though great progress has been made in medicine, current evidence-based and palliative treatments are increasingly unable to keep pace with patients’ needs, especially given our aging population. Regenerative medicine and surgery […]

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Tags: Andre Terzic, Mayo Clinic, regenerative medicine, research, stem cells


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