Regenerative medicine researchers successfully attempted stem cell therapy to repair damaged heart muscle in non-human primates.
Low vitamin D levels are linked to higher risk of heart disease in whites and Chinese, but not in blacks or Hispanics. The findings underscore the importance of designing medical research that includes a diverse ethnic and racial makeup of participants.
Exposure to diesel exhaust undermines one of the body’s protections against heart and blood vessel disease.
Scientists come closer to boosting heart muscle by powering its contractile machinery.