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Jul 23, 2020

Phage therapy shows potential for treating prosthetic joint infections

By Susan Murphy @susanmurphy
Bacteriophages, or phages, may play a significant role in treating complex bacterial infections in prosthetic joints, according to new Mayo Clinic research. The findings suggest phage therapy could provide a potential treatment for managing such infections, including those involving antibiotic-resistant microbes. The research is published in the July 23 issue of [...]
Phage therapy shows potential for treating prosthetic joint infections
Jul 22, 2020

Mayo Clinic COVID-19 research news update

By Susan Murphy @susanmurphy
By: Dana Sparks COVID-19 and multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children Though children of all ages can become sick with coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), most kids who are infected typically don't become as sick as adults do. Some children who have an active infection with the virus that causes COVID-19 might not show any signs or [...]
Mayo Clinic COVID-19 research news update
Jul 14, 2020

Mayo Clinic COVID-19 research news

By Susan Murphy @susanmurphy
By Dana Sparks Contact tracing and COVID-19: What is it and how does it work? I've heard about contact tracing being done during the COVID-19 pandemic. What is it and how does it work? Answer: Contact tracing is a tool that can help slow the spread of infectious diseases, such as coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). In [...]
Mayo Clinic COVID-19 research news
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