Latest Ischemia Stories
SAN DIEGO, June 14, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sangart, Inc., a global biopharmaceutical company dedicated to developing life-saving medicines specifically designed to enhance the perfusion and oxygenation of ischemic (oxygen deprived) tissues through targeted oxygen and other gas delivery, today announced the initiation of a Phase 2b study designed to evaluate the efficacy and safety of MP4OX treatment plus standard of care in severely injured trauma patients with lactic acidosis due to...
The ABCD2 score used to identify people at risk of stroke after suffering a transient ischemic attack â€” a "mini" or "warning" stroke â€” is not sensitive enough to distinguish between high- and low-risk patients and has limited clinical application.
Cholesterol-lowering drugs known as statins may help clot-busting drugs treat strokes.
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.
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.
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 â€“ interventional radiologists have continued to shape and change the medical landscape and improve patient care.
Many people suffer from a devastating condition known as critical limb ischemia (CLI) that can lead to muscle wasting and even amputation.
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.
A new study found that patients with a lower socioeconomic status, have more severe strokes.
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 MultiStemÂ®, a novel stem cell therapy being developed by Athersys, Inc. provided multiple benefits when administered in preclinical models of ischemic stroke.
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