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Archive for December, 2012

December 19th, 2012

Francis Collins on NPR, Mayo researchers in Science, Wired


It’s been a fun week watching people pop up here and there — some in unexpected places. Steven Ekker, Ph.D., head Mayo Clinic’s zebrafish research program, was part of Elizabeth Pennisi’s article on that up and coming animal research model in this week’s issue of Science. He and his team recently published findings on new […]

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Tags: aging research, Francis Collins, Mayo Clinic, National Institutes of Health, National Public Radio, NIH, zebrafish

December 17th, 2012

Celiac Disease Webinar Featuring Mayo Clinic Gastroenterologist Joseph Murray, M.D.


Mayo Clinic gastroenterologist and celiac disease expert Joseph Murray, M.D., will be taking part in a webinar organized by the National Foundation for Celiac Awareness (NFCA) this Wednesday, December 19, 2012. The webinar, titled “You Ask, We Answer: 60 Minutes with Top Celiac Disease Researchers”, begins at 11 a.m. CST, and will be an opportunity for […]

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Tags: celiac disease, gastroenterology, joseph murray

December 12th, 2012

Mayo and NBC News: Tweeting on Flu, Whooping Cough


Three Mayo Clinic physician researchers joined colleagues from the Centers for Disease Control and NBC’s Robert Bazell and his crew for a timely Twitter chat on the flu, which is starting early this year. Gregory Poland, M.D., Ph.D., Priya Sampathkumar, M.D., and Young Juhn, M.D., joined Joseph Bresee, M.D., Ph.D. of the CDC, to answer […]

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Tags: Centers for Disease Control, Flu, Mayo Clinic, NBC News, pertussis, vaccine, whooping cough

December 7th, 2012

Our Week at the 2012 World Stem Cell Summit


[View the story “Our Week at #WSCS12.” on Storify]

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Tags: regenerative medicine, WSCS12

December 2nd, 2012

Kinecting with Annerieke, Part 4


Annerieke Heuvelink, Ph.D. is a researcher with the Dutch institution TNO, who is spending a year at Mayo Clinic working in the HAIL Laboratory, a partnership between Mayo Clinic Center for Innovation, Robert and Arlene Kogod Center on Aging and Charter House. In this installment of Kinecting with Annerieke, Annerieke shares an update on the […]

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Tags: exer-gaming

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