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2011-04-26 14:35:51

Cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins may help clot-busting drugs treat strokes.

2011-04-19 13:00:00

SAN DIEGO, April 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sangart, Inc., today announced that it recently received more than $50 million in new equity funding from existing investors, led by Leucadia National Corporation.

2011-04-12 12:30:00

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., April 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Quanterix Corporation, enabling a new generation of diagnostics based on revolutionary Single Molecule Array (SiMoA(TM)) technology, today announced that significant elevations in blood levels of amyloid beta (Abeta) 42 peptide, a component of the plaques that are a hallmark of Alzheimer's disease, were detected in patients who experienced hypoxia (inadequate supply of oxygen to the brain) following cardiac arrest.

2011-03-31 08:51:49

From the invention of angioplasty and the catheter-delivered stent, which were both first used to treat peripheral arterial disease in the legs, to drug-coated stents, balloon angioplasty, ozone generators and radiofrequency ablation and clot-removing devices of today – interventional radiologists have continued to shape and change the medical landscape and improve patient care.

2011-03-02 12:45:01

Many people suffer from a devastating condition known as critical limb ischemia (CLI) that can lead to muscle wasting and even amputation.

2011-02-21 08:11:56

Whether or not you're a fan of Indian, Southeast Asian or Middle Eastern food, stroke researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center say you might become fond of one of their key spices.

2011-02-15 08:17:52

A new study found that patients with a lower socioeconomic status, have more severe strokes.

2011-02-10 20:44:10

Medical researchers from The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston (UTHealth) presented new research results at the American Heart Association International Stroke Conference that demonstrated how MultiStem®, a novel stem cell therapy being developed by Athersys, Inc. provided multiple benefits when administered in preclinical models of ischemic stroke.

2011-02-10 12:14:39

Whether or not you're fond of Indian, Southeast Asian and Middle Eastern food, stroke researchers at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center think you may become a fan of one of their key spices.

2011-02-10 07:00:00

PORTOLA VALLEY, Calif., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Spectros Corporation announces that sales and licensing revenue rose 32% (year-over-year) in 2010. This is the third year in a row for double-digit revenue growth for Spectros since the current T-Stat product line was launched in 2008.


Word of the Day
edulcoration
  • The act of sweetening by admixture of some saccharine substance.
The word 'edulcoration' comes from a Latin word meaning 'making sweet'.