Mayo Clinic Study Finds Using Convalescent Plasma To Treat COVID-19 Appears SafeThe study assessed patients at risk for severe or life-threatening effects, seven days after their plasma transfusion. They found mortality rates declined to 8.6%, compared to to 12% from a previous safety study.
COVID-19 Testing Bungled At St. Paul Nursing HomeA state health official allowed oral swabs to be used, which caused pain and bloody noses for some who were tested.
Fmr. Mayo Clinic Researcher Muhammad Masood Indicted On Terrorism ChargeA former Mayo Clinic researcher who was arrested at MSP Airport in March has been charged with trying to aid the Islamic State.
Reporter Says He Was Punished For Revealing Pence's Office Knew Of Mayo's Mask Policy Before VisitSteve Herman, the White House bureau chief for Voice of America, said Pence's staff banned him from traveling on Air Force Two after Herman's reporting contradicted Pence's narrative.
Coronavirus Updates: Gov. Walz Frustrated Face Mask Issue Overshadowed VP Pence's 'Incredibly Productive' VisitDuring a Thursday briefing where he extended the state’s stay-at-home-order, Minnesota Gov. Tim Walz said he was frustrated at how Vice President Mike Pence’s visit to Mayo Clinic was overshadowed by a face mask issue.
Coronavirus Update: Pence's Wife Says He Was Unaware Of Mask Policy During Mayo Clinic VisitKaren Pence, the wife of Vice President Mike Pence, is defending his decision to not wear a mask during a recent visit to the Mayo Clinic, saying he was unaware of the hospital's coronavirus policy until after he left.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Mike Pence Praises 'Incredible Healers' At Mayo ClinicWCCO's Esme Murphy talks one-on-one with Vice President Mike Pence about topics including COVID-19 testing, the food supply and bi-partisanship in the midst of the crisis.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Vice President Mike Pence Visits Mayo Clinic, Observed Not Wearing Face MaskMinnesota has one of the lowest confirmed cases per-capita in the country, but its testing has lagged behind what the Walz administration says is needed.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: How Expanded COVID-19 Testing May Play Out In MinnesotaJeff Wagner explains the effort to make the White House's plan for expanded testing possible -- and what it means for Minnesotans.
Coronavirus In Minnesota: Vice President Pence To Visit Mayo Clinic To Learn About Testing 'Moonshot'Vice President Mike Pence has an appointment Tuesday at Minnesota's Mayo Clinic to learn about a new coronavirus testing "moonshot" that has the famed clinic partnering with the state and the U of M to quickly boost the state's capacity to 20,000 tests a day.
Coronavirus Updates: Mayo Clinic Launches New COVID-19 Information Skill For Amazon's AlexaMayo Clinic has officially launched a new skill for Alexa, Amazon's cloud-based voice service, to provide users with a convenient way to get the latest information about the COVID-19 pandemic.