HLHS

The Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS) is a research program with the goal of delaying or preventing heart failure for individuals with HLHS.

To learn more or to participate, please visit our website or contact HLHS@mayo.edu.

Follow the program on Facebook at Mayo Clinic HLHS, on Twitter @MayoClinicHLHS, and on Instagram at MayoClinicHLHS.

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Aug 14, 2019

Your Guide to Reading Scientific Papers

By Brianna N. Tranby @briannatranby
Scientific papers, also called research papers or journal articles, are a way for scientists to communicate knowledge publicly. Because researchers often write these papers to share their work with others in that field, they aren’t always easy for non-scientists to understand. But finding and reading scientific papers is [...]
Your Guide to Reading Scientific Papers
Aug 9, 2019

Register Now for Feel the Beat 2019!

By Brianna N. Tranby @briannatranby
            You are invited to the 7th Annual Feel the Beat event on                                      Saturday, October 12, 2019!   Our annual Feel the Beat event is a family-friendly event for anyone and everyone interested in learning more about hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS) and the work the Todd and [...]
Register Now for Feel the Beat 2019!
Jul 22, 2019

Phase I Stem Cell Trial Results Published!

By Brianna N. Tranby @briannatranby
We’re proud to announce the publication of results from our Phase I stem cell delivery trial!  This paper is the first report of a first-in-infant FDA-monitored trial of a new stem cell therapy in the treatment of hypoplastic left heart syndrome (HLHS).  The paper was published in the Journal [...]
Phase I Stem Cell Trial Results Published!
Jul 19, 2019

HLHS Consortium Builds Team Approach for Surgical Care

By Brianna N. Tranby @briannatranby
  Mayo Clinic is a world-renowned, non-profit hospital with a history of pioneering groundbreaking medical practices for congenital heart disease, including development of the first successful heart-lung machine and open-heart surgeries.  Over the past five years, Mayo Clinic has been focused on building a nationwide, research-focused Hypoplastic Left [...]
HLHS Consortium Builds Team Approach for Surgical Care
Jun 25, 2019

New Phase II Clinical Trial Now Open

By Brianna N. Tranby @briannatranby
The Todd and Karen Wanek Family Program for Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS) at Mayo Clinic is excited to announce a new Phase II clinical trial for infants diagnosed with HLHS before birth. This clinical trial uses stem cells collected from the baby’s own umbilical cord blood (UCB) at [...]
New Phase II Clinical Trial Now Open

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