The U is planning to spend $500,000 in a two-year test to see whether stool transplants could forestall one of the nation’s most costly and crippling diseases.
Updated: November 29, 2014, - 05:50 PM
Bird flu and Ebola have alerted researchers to links among humans, animals, environmental factors.
Updated: November 25, 2014, - 12:10 AM
Hundreds applied to help staff Minnesota nonprofit’s first clinic in remote Liberian town.
Updated: November 12, 2014, - 09:30 PM
Medical records may be private information, but a patient’s genes belong to the entire family. And that raises a quandary for medical researchers.
Updated: November 06, 2014, - 11:16 PM
Mayo Clinic has been chosen to participate in a set of federal research projects that could help unlock a broad set of related brain disorders, including Alzheimer’s disease.
Updated: October 28, 2014, - 05:22 AM
Federal grant will fund training programs for overlooked minorities.
Updated: October 26, 2014, - 10:56 PM
Study of U.S. hospitals finds inexplicably wide variations in rates.
Updated: October 21, 2014, - 11:35 PM
A new federal study says there is no good research to guide doctors on the risks or effectiveness of their long-term use.
Updated: October 10, 2014, - 08:09 PM
Rules to avoid fatigue-driven errors mean that neurology residents, who used to work 120 hours a week, are limited to an 80-hour workweek. Now, a U study finds that shorter hours for residents don’t mean better outcomes for patients.
Updated: October 07, 2014, - 01:53 PM