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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]