Bioscience

UA may have way to save heart’s muscle

November 2, 2010

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: The Arizona Daily Star] – Researchers at Sarver Heart Center in Tucson reported Monday that they have discovered a possible mechanism for preventing the degradation of heart muscle that continues even after doctors restore blood flow to the heart.

The breakthrough could ultimately lead to decreased heart-muscle damage and speedier recoveries after a clot-caused heart attack

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