Expertise and rankings

  • Nationally recognized expertise. The Primary Immunodeficiency Center at Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, is a designated Jeffrey Modell Foundation Diagnostic and Research Center. In addition, the Department of Clinical Genomics includes clinical geneticists who are physicians certified in primary immunodeficiency conditions.
  • Advanced diagnosis and treatment. People from throughout the world come to Mayo Clinic, which diagnoses, treats and provides comprehensive care for people with primary immunodeficiencies at the Primary Immunodeficiency Center. Each year, Mayo Clinic doctors diagnose and treat around 100 people with chronic granulomatous disease.
  • Research leader. The Cellular and Molecular Immunology Laboratory within the Primary Immunodeficiency Center has advanced the development of several diagnostic and prognostic tests that help provide answers for people with chronic granulomatous disease and other primary immunodeficiency conditions.
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References
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