Advancing the Science Blog Articles

Read news articles by Department of Physiology and Biomedical Engineering researchers in Mayo Clinic's Advancing the Science Blog:

Article Featured Faculty Date
Turning back the clock on aging Nathan LeBrasseur, Ph.D. September 28, 2020
Mayo researcher finds potential microbial pathway to treat IBS symptoms, lessen abdominal pain Purna Kashap, M.B.B.S. September 23, 2020
Regenerative Medicine Biotrust: advancing the practice through research Dennis Wigle, M.D., Ph.D. September 22, 2020
Could regenerative medicine hold a key to understanding Alzheimer's disease? Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B. September 17, 2020
Rock star baby hitting all milestones after fetal surgery Rodrigo Ruano, M.D., Ph.D. August 25, 2020
Spotlighting 2020 graduates of Mayo Clinic College of Medicine and Science Atta Behfar, M.D., Ph.D. August 18, 2020
Calcium Signaling in Microglia: Implications for Brain Diseases? Gregory A. Worrell, M.D., Ph.D. August 6, 2020
Mayo Clinic to offer advanced degree in regenerative sciences Isobel A. Scarisbrick, Ph.D. July 21, 2020
Research grants aim to advance regenerative medicine toward the practice
  • Dan Dragomir-Daescu, Ph.D.;
  • Martin Rodriguez-Porcel, M.D.
June 29, 2020
Harnessing the body's ability to heal Lichun Lu, Ph.D. June 23, 2020
Crisis inspires innovation Gianrico Farrugia, M.D. June 18, 2020
Researchers target liver tumors with precision and "tiny radiation bombs" Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B. June 4, 2020
A discovery step toward cell replacement therapy for diabetes Quinn Peterson, Ph.D. May 21, 2020
Science needs to guide us, says Mayo Clinic's Dr. Gianrico Farrugia on "Face the Nation" Gianrico Farrugia, M.D. April 3, 2020
From Mayo Clinic patient to first regenerative sciences graduate Andre J. van Wijnen, Ph.D. April 2, 2020
Mentorship program a 'guiding star' for astrobiologist-turned-microbiome-researcher Virginia M. Miller, Ph.D. March 19, 2020
Improving the quality of life for the aging population in Rochester and beyond
  • James L. Kirkland, M.D., Ph.D.;
  • Robert J. Pignolo, M.D., Ph.D.
February 6, 2020
The Compass offers direction on biomedical issues Karl A. Nath, M.D. January 24, 2020
Mayo Clinic research discovers a molecular switch for repairing central nervous system disorders Isobel A. Scarisbrick, Ph.D. January 23, 2020
What's Next for The Research of the Future
  • Daniel J. Tschumperlin, Ph.D.;
  • Gregory J. Gores, M.D.;
  • Haitao Wang, Ph.D.;
  • Robert Vassallo, M.D.
January 22, 2020
Did you know? Mayo Clinic publishes two peer-reviewed journals Karl A. Nath, M.D. January 17, 2020
In a first, researchers sequence single bacterial cells, paving path for rapid sepsis test Nicholas Chia, Ph.D. January 9, 2020
Mentoring, science fair ignite SPARK in high school students
  • Debabrata (Dev) Mukhopadhyay, Ph.D.;
  • Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B.
January 8, 2020
New Integrated Clinical Studies Unit Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B. December 16, 2019
Diversity advances the best science J. Luis Lujan, Ph.D., M.S. December 10, 2019
It's predator versus predator at Alligator Tank health care innovation competition Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B. December 5, 2019
Zane's story: Fetal surgery to expand lungs Rodrigo Ruano, M.D., Ph.D. November 7, 2019
A 'gut-feeling' for high-risk, high-reward research
  • Arthur Beyder, M.D., Ph.D.;
  • Gianrico Farrugia, M.D.
November 1, 2019
Mayo colleagues design adjustable fracture nail to improve patient outcomes Jordan D. Miller, Ph.D. October 18, 2019
Genomics and computer science intersect to improve patient care Timothy Curry, M.D., Ph.D. September 18, 2019
Behind the scenes – Mayo Clinic Research Ian R. Lanza, Ph.D. September 12, 2019
McArdle's sign, long overlooked, is an indicator of multiple sclerosis Nathan D. Schilaty, D.C., Ph.D. August 20, 2019
Inspired to innovate: Detecting heart disease earlier with the help of artificial intelligence Paul Friedman, M.D. August 13, 2019
We are the world
  • Gianrico Farrugia, M.D.;
  • Vijay Shah, M.D.
August 8, 2019
National Limb Loss Registry Kenton Kaufman, Ph.D. July 9, 2019
How spinal stimulation research is working to restore function after paralysis
  • Kendall H. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.;
  • J. Luis Lujan, Ph.D., M.S.;
  • Kristin D. Zhao, Ph.D.
June 13, 2019
Not all stones are created equal Cynthia H. McCollough, Ph.D. June 6, 2019
Celebrate World No Tobacco Day — Learn About the NCI Cancer Center Cessation Initiative at Mayo Clinic David O. Warner, M.D. May 29, 2019
Mayo Clinic SPARKs applause at Florida school district's Academy Awards Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B. May 14, 2019
For Dr. Joy Wolfram, the future of cancer treatment is in the (nanoparticle) details Joy Emelie V. (Joy) Wolfram, Ph.D. April 25, 2019
Testing the bugs within to maintain health, detect and treat disease Purna Kashyap, M.B.B.S. April 23, 2019
'Bridge building specialists' keep science moving forward Jeff R. Anderson, Ph.D. March 27, 2019
What do Yellowstone rocks teach us about kidney stones Chia, Nicholas, Ph.D. March 7, 2019
Online training demystifies research and catalyzes productivity David O. Warner, M.D. March 6, 2019
Students trade backpacks for beakers Peter C. Amadio, M.D. March 5, 2019
Probiotics: One size does not fit all Purna Kashyap, M.B.B.S. February 21, 2019
Head to the Lab for the Treatments of Tomorrow
  • Christina M. Pabelick, M.D.;
  • Aleksey Matveyenko, Ph.D.;
  • Michael F. Romero, Ph.D.;
  • Y. S. Prakash, M.D., Ph.D.;
  • David R. Linden, Ph.D.;
  • Ian R. Lanza, Ph.D.
February 18, 2019
One more gift for you in the new year
  • Kenton Kaufman, Ph.D.;
  • Ian R. Lanza, Ph.D.
January 7, 2019
Be the life [science] of the party Rodrigo Ruano, M.D., Ph.D. December 27, 2018
Reflections of a student: Spinal cord stimulation research, results of intraoperative electrode techniques
  • Kristin D. Zhao, Ph.D.;
  • Kendall H. Lee, M.D., Ph.D.
December 17, 2018
Two minutes to win it Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B. December 5, 2018
The right diet for you… or for your gut microbes? Purna Kashap, M.B.B.S. November 29, 2018
Research program lighting a SPARK for the sciences in Florida high schoolers Debabrata (Dev) Mukhopadhyay, Ph.D. November 21, 2018
Mayo lab scientists collaborate to paint a better picture of patient health Ian R. Lanza, Ph.D. October 10, 2018
Pet Project: Using AI to forecast and prevent epileptic seizures Gregory A. Worrell, M.D., Ph.D. October 4, 2018
Mayo Clinic Awarded Nation's First Hepatobiliary SPORE Grant Gregory J. Gores, M.D.Tushar C. Patel, M.B., Ch.B. October 3, 2018
Can geology upend decades of medical wisdom about kidney stones? John C. Lieske, M.D. Michael F. Romero, Ph.D. September 25, 2018
CIMCON18 — How genomics discovery is transforming individualized care and the path forward Timothy Curry, M.D., Ph.D. September 17, 2018
Stem cell differentiation for diabetes: Alexander Revzin, Ph.D. Alexander Revzin, Ph.D. August 28, 2018
'Gut touch?' Mayo Clinic researchers discover important trigger for serotonin release Arthur Beyder, M.D., Ph.D. August 21, 2018
Research suggests genetics are key in treating night sweats Virginia M. Miller, Ph.D. August 14, 2018
Using CSI-type technology to unravel the source of bacteria Nicholas Chia, Ph.D. August 9, 2018
Regenerative medicine in novel fetal therapy program Rodrigo Ruano, M.D., Ph.D. August 6, 2018
What's new on the web? Kristin D. Zhao, Ph.D. July 30, 2018
Mayo scientists presenting at Alzheimer's Association conference Kejal Kantarci, M.D. July 24, 2018
'Extraordinary Ability'-Fetal surgery program elevates maternal-fetal medicine Rodrigo Ruano, M.D., Ph.D. June 19, 2018
Researchers find link between childhood trauma, recent abuse and more severe menopause symptoms Virginia M. Miller, Ph.D. June 8, 2018
Why mentor? One researcher’s story Joy Emelie V. (Joy) Wolfram, Ph.D. April 24, 2018
Registration opens for Individualizing Medicine 2018 Conference Timothy Curry, M.D., Ph.D. April 23, 2018
Sara Busatto – A different kind of Florida visitor Joy Emelie V. (Joy) Wolfram, Ph.D. April 9, 2018
Are we breathing wrong? Michael Joyner, M.D. March 28, 2018
Mayo Clinic investigators receive ‘Regenerative Medicine Minnesota’ research grants Alexander Revzin, Ph.D. February 6, 2018
Happy New Year! Richard L. Ehman, M.D. January 25, 2018