Sara Colombo walked out of her ultrasound appointment with no hope after a Miami-based doctor gave a grim prognosis. In a few days, he said, Sara’s extremely anemic fetus would be stillborn, just shy of 20 weeks.
"Both Deb and I believe we have been richly blessed. My career and association with Mayo Clinic are part of that blessing. Deb and I believe our responsibility in response is to be in service and relationship to others. We are humbled."
Advancements in the field of medical research do not always follow a straight line. There are obstacles, challenges and questions that are seemingly unsolvable. When researchers reach an impasse, what can they do?