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A ‘Game Changer’ for Patients With Irregular Heart Rhythm

By Tom on December 14, 2017

Source: The New York Times – December 13, 2017 The patients were gravely ill, their hearts scarred by infections or heart attacks. In each, the electrical system that maintains a regular heartbeat had been short-circuited. They suffered freq...

Medical School faculty named to National Academy of Inventors

By Tom on December 12, 2017

Source: Washington University School of Medicine – December 12, 2017 Noted innovators Samuel Achilefu, PhD, David Holtzman, MD, and Eric Leuthardt, MD – faculty members at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis – have been nam...

Broad Clinical Applications for CRELD2 as an ER Stress Biomarker

By Tom on December 11, 2017

Source: JCI Insight – December 7, 2017 Thanks to a new study headed by Ying Maggie Chen, MD, PhD, it may soon be possible to diagnose certain human kidney diseases in their earliest stages of development using a noninvasive biomarker of endo...