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2010-07-27 06:50:00

ALPINE, N.J., July 27 /PRNewswire/ -- Cardiovascular and cerebrovascular disease are the major causes of death in the world. Atherosclerotic plaque, the narrowing of blood vessels, causes audible turbulence in the bloodstream.

2010-07-20 12:51:19

A technique that combines nanotechnology with adult stem cells appears to destroy atherosclerotic plaque and rejuvenate the arteries.

2010-06-22 10:30:00

New data from Phase 1b/2a trial included TSX Exchange Symbol: RVX HAMBURG, Germany and CALGARY, AB, June 22 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Resverlogix Corp.

2010-06-14 08:00:00

PLYMOUTH, Mich., June 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Esperion Therapeutics, a privately held biopharmaceutical company working to discover, develop and commercialize treatments for cardiovascular and metabolic diseases, today announced the establishment of a collaborative research agreement with Cleveland Clinic, one of the world's leading academic medical centers.

2010-05-28 14:05:01

NEJM authors: Physicians should consider this when tailoring treatment plans to beat stroke.

2010-05-26 16:00:00

ABBOTT PARK, Ill., May 26 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Data from the CREST (Carotid Revascularization Endarterectomy vs. Stenting Trial) study were published today in The New England Journal of Medicine.

2010-05-25 13:50:43

Researchers from Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) have shown that use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) in an animal model can non-invasively identify dangerous plaques.

2010-05-14 09:49:28

Finding could lead to the development of new treatments for atherosclerosis.

2010-05-06 14:15:00

A new study by researchers at the Swedish medical university Karolinska Institutet shows that the immune defense’s T cells can attack the "bad" LDL cholesterol and thereby cause an inflammation that leads to atherosclerosis.

2010-04-29 08:29:52

Cholesterol crystals lead to life-threatening inflammation in blood vessel walls.


Word of the Day
overword
  • To say in too many words; to express verbosely.
  • To express in too many words: sometimes used reflexively.
  • The leading idea or a repeated phrase, as of a song or ballad; the refrain; burden.
The word 'overword' comes from over- +‎ word.