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Pulses of light might one day keep diseased hearts beating


November 13th, 2010 - 2:09 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 13 (ANI): Heart muscles genetically engineered to respond to optical stimulation could improve models of heart attacks, and may also increase the understanding of how the embryonic heart develops, say ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Now, laser would make heartbeat faster


August 16th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 16 (ANI): A new research has shown that an infrared laser can make a heart beat faster, which may help in understanding reasons for congenital defects.Case Western Reserve University and ... Read more...

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Capturing embryonic heart before it begins to beat, on video


April 3rd, 2010 - 3:40 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 3 (IANS) Imagine being able to image life as it happens by capturing a video of the embryonic heart before it begins beating. Kirill Larin, assistant professor of biomedical engineering ... Read more...

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Embryo’s heartbeat triggers blood stem cell formation


May 14th, 2009 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, May 14 (ANI): In a breakthrough study, researchers have found that heartbeat and blood circulation play key role in the formation of blood cells in embryos.The finding might provide an answer ... Read more...

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Protein reverses damage caused by heart attack


April 11th, 2009 - 2:57 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, April 11 (IANS) A protein produced by the heart during its development in the embryo reverses damage caused by a heart attack. The protein molecule Thymosin beta-4 (TB4) has been found ... Read more...

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Chickens could help provide solutions for human heart abnormalities


January 22nd, 2009 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 22 (ANI): By focussing on chickens'' hearts, a scientist at University of Missouri has identified some proteins in the heart muscle that are critical in regulating embryonic heartbeat control.Knowledge ... Read more...

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Chickens could answer riddles of the human heart


January 22nd, 2009 - 11:18 am ICT by IANS
Washington, Jan 22 (IANS) Researchers are looking to chicken to figure out the riddles of the human heart.The heart is the first organ to develop and is critical in supplying blood to ... Read more...

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