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Rethinking the OR

Surgeon Heidi Nelson, M.D. wanted advice on making surgery safer. Not for patients this time, but for surgeons and their teams. "We can't manage what...

Fruit Flies Rise to the Occasion

Fishing them out of a drink, you may not see the benefit of fruit flies. But they are a vital scientific model, and at...

Halting the Wheel of Misfortune: ‘A New Era’ in Migraine Care

For the millions of people who have migraine, the search for pain relief can feel like a nightmare game. “Spin the wheel, see what drug...

Mayo research in Florida makes new strides

Antibody patterns of staining are detectable by a mouse tissue-based assay, set up on a ‘Helmed’ laboratory instrument, and then read by indirect immunofluorescent microscopy.

Discovery science supports patient care

El cirujano e investigador de Mayo, Dr. Mark Truty, está decidido a ofrecer a los pacientes con cáncer de páncreas tanto esperanza como ambas alternativas.

Research advances in pancreatic cancer care


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Dual Mentors Aid Student’s Quest for Hearing-Loss Drug

For Alaa Koleilat, pursuing a doctorate is a tale of two mentors with a few tails thrown in for good measure. With...

Replication: Mentor Trains Student on Tick-Borne Viruses

Crystal Mendoza and Hideki Ebihara, Ph.D., are a student-mentor match made in a viral hot zone. They were drawn together by a...

Graduate Students on Deck to Change Medicine

Just outside the limelight, the next generation of researchers is preparing for their shot at making science fiction into fact. When a Mayo team...

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