diseased tissues

Breakthrough can re-grow blood vessels in heart

February 17th, 2012 - 5:00 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Feb 17 (IANS) A new breakthrough would help heal damaged blood vessels in the heart more effectively, possibly doing away with the necessity of surgery.The technqiue, developed by Aaron ... Read more...

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Protein that contributes to ulcerative colitis revealed

April 2nd, 2011 - 3:19 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Apr 2 (ANI): A new study has revealed that a protein called PUMA (p53 upregulated modulator of apoptosis) contributes to ulcerative colitis.Ulcerative colitis (UC) is an inflammatory bowel disease thought to ... Read more...

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Zebrafish model helps scientists identify molecule that regulates heart size

July 6th, 2009 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
London, July 6 (ANI): University of Pittsburgh researchers say that their experiments on zebrafish have identified an enzyme inhibitor that enables the creature to increase the number of cardiac progenitor cells, and ... Read more...

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Scientists crack human metabolic code to track disease better

October 17th, 2008 - 1:24 pm ICT by IANS
London, Oct 17 (IANS) Normal and diseased tissues behave differently. If scientists knew how the tissues do that, they would be able to battle obesity, hypertension, diabetes and other metabolic disorders more ... Read more...

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