News

  1. Dec 14, 2018

    Bypassing the ICU after liver transplant

    Many patients safely go to the surgical ward after liver transplantation at Mayo Clinic's campus in Florida.

  2. Liver-transplant-weightloss-surgery-combination-benefits-obese-patients-in-long-term

    Oct 2, 2018

    Liver transplant, weight-loss surgery combination benefits obese patients in long term

    ROCHESTER, Minn. ? Obese patients who underwent a life-saving liver transplant and weight-loss surgery at the same time were better able to keep the weight off long term and had fewer metabolic complications than those who[...]

  3. Sep 18, 2018

    Liver transplant for PSC-associated cholangiocarcinoma

    Mayo Clinic is a pioneer of liver transplantation for cholangiocarcinoma in the setting of primary sclerosing cholangitis (PSC). The treatment involves adjuvant therapy before liver transplantation.

  4. Jun 12, 2018

    Partnering with providers for heart transplant care

    Mayo Clinic is committed to collaborating with providers in the ongoing care of their patients.

  5. Apr 28, 2018

    A tool for choosing the optimal organ transplant center

    A critical resource — the Scientific Registry of Transplant Recipients — helps physicians refer patients for possible organ transplantation.

  6. Apr 14, 2018

    Genomic testing: An individualized approach to prevent kidney rejection

    A Mayo Clinic trial uses blood tests to guide immunosuppression therapies after kidney transplant.

  7. Apr 6, 2018

    Stem cell therapy for graft dysfunction in lung transplant

    Mayo Clinic is studying regenerative-medicine options for managing acute or chronic CLAD.

  8. Mar 27, 2018

    Bioartificial liver: Potential to avoid transplant

    Mayo Clinic is developing a bioartificial liver to support patients with acute liver failure. The Mayo Spheroid Reservoir Bioartificial Liver has been shown to reduce the severity of liver disease and improve survival i[...]

  9. Dec 12, 2017

    Study identifies barriers to transplant therapy to treat multiple myeloma among racial minority groups

    ATLANTA ? A study by researchers at Mayo Clinic?s campus in Jacksonville, Florida has found that barriers to patients receiving stem cell therapy as part of their treatment for multiple myeloma include income, education, i[...]

  10. Aug 1, 2017

    Discoverys Edge Transplanted Scientist Develops New Transplant Tool

  11. Sep 13, 2016

    Endoscopic management of post-transplant biliary strictures

    Endoscopic interventions for biliary strictures after liver transplantation have a high success rate and are the preferred approach in patients with duct-to-duct anastomoses.

  12. Jan 21, 2016

    Liver transplantation and obesity: Weighing the risks

    Although early studies linking obesity with worse survival among liver transplant recipients are flawed, obesity in general and post-transplant weight gain in particular increase the risk of perioperative and postoperat[...]