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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.

2010-04-09 14:00:00

TSX Exchange Symbol: RVX SAN FRANCISCO and CALGARY, April 9 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Resverlogix Corp.

2010-02-28 08:53:07

Two stroke-prevention procedures are safe and equally beneficial for men and women at risk for stroke, but the effectiveness does vary by age.

2010-02-25 13:00:00

Cleveland Clinic coordinates IVUS testing of RVX-208 in acute coronary syndrome patients CALGARY, Feb. 25 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Resverlogix Corp.

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