Mayo Clinic physicians are active in many branches of research related to cardiovascular disease. Research includes active laboratory and clinical cardiovascular programs and ongoing clinical trials. In clinical research, physicians' past experiences with patients are studied to analyze the most appropriate treatment for present and future patients. Read more information about research efforts on the Cardiovascular Division research website.

Clinical trials

Mayo Clinic researchers are actively involved in clinical trials to evaluate new approaches for treatment of heart, lung and chest conditions.

Learn more about heart, lung and blood clinical trials for patients at Mayo Clinic in Minnesota.


See a list of Mayo publications on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Cardiovascular research laboratories and programs