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February 16, 2021 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Research in the news — 2/15/2021

By Advancing the Science contributor Advancing the Science contributor (@advancingthescience)

Mayo Clinic research and faculty were highlighted in a range of articles over the last week. Headlines and links below to stories on research collaborations and expansions, as well as specific disease advancements, and all the latest COVID-19 news and information.  Ionic liquid formulation can uniformly deliver chemotherapy to tumors while destroying cancerous tissue in […]

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Tags: aging, Alzheimer's disease, antibodies, cancer, CAR-T, COVID-19, diabetes, gastrointestinal cancer, heart failure, hereditary diseases, News of the Week, opioids


July 9, 2020 · Leave a Comment

“Opt-Out” Policy Increases Tobacco Treatment Visits Among Cancer Patients

By Nicole Ferrara Nicole Ferrara (@nicoleferrara)

Clinician investigators with Mayo Clinic Nicotine Dependence Center and Mayo Clinic Cancer Center report that automatically referring cancer patients to tobacco treatment services increases their use of this resource, while also increasing documentation of tobacco use status in the electronic health record.  Results of their pilot study were recently published in the International Journal of […]

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Tags: cancer, cancer research, Mayo Clinic Cancer Center, Nicotine Dependence Center, smoking cessation, tobacco cessation


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