Tag: myocardial infarction

Innovation, Research

Biochemistry researchers repair and regenerate heart muscle cells

June 16, 2022

Via: ScienceDaily

Researchers at the University of Houston are reporting a first-of-its-kind technology that not only repairs heart muscle cells in mice but also regenerates them following a heart attack, or myocardial infarction as its medically known. Published in the Journal of […]

Innovation, Research

New molecular mechanism that regulates the sentinel cells of the immune system

April 3, 2020

Via: The Medical News

CNIC’s study suggests that it may be possible to regulate the number and activity of these macrophages with drugs that modulate the nuclear receptor RXR. A team at the Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares (CNIC), working in partnership with researchers […]

Innovation, Research

Undetected glucose disorders linked to myocardial infarction and periodontitis

June 10, 2019

Via: The Medical News

People with undetected glucose disorders run a higher risk of both myocardial infarction and periodontitis, according to a study published in the journal Diabetes Care by researchers at Karolinska Institutet in Sweden. The results demonstrate the need of greater collaboration […]

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New drug protects heart from cardiac rupture after myocardial infarction

October 2, 2017

Via: ScienceDaily Health

There are currently many kinds of drugs for heart failure. Among them, the new drug LCZ696 is recommended by US guidelines as a first-line treatment for chronic heart failure. LCZ696 is better than conventional drugs at reducing cardiac death and […]