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New study shows that bypass surgery is more successful than stents in heart surgery

New study shows that bypass surgery is more successful than stents in heart surgery

'Bad' metabolism cloggs up arteries

'Bad' metabolism cloggs up arteries

Direct link between inefficient metabolism and atherosclerosis

Direct link between inefficient metabolism and atherosclerosis

Study shows how COX-2 inhibitors lead to heart disease

Study shows how COX-2 inhibitors lead to heart disease

Female lung transplant recipients more likely to suffer from primary graft dysfunction

Female lung transplant recipients more likely to suffer from primary graft dysfunction

Cyclophosphamide may be a possible therapy for scleroderma

Cyclophosphamide may be a possible therapy for scleroderma

Patients at high risk of stroke may need to continue Warfarin therapy after heart rhythm is controlled

Patients at high risk of stroke may need to continue Warfarin therapy after heart rhythm is controlled

Anti-inflammatory protein annexin 1 may protect patients from the detrimental effects of severe inflammatory response syndrome

Anti-inflammatory protein annexin 1 may protect patients from the detrimental effects of severe inflammatory response syndrome

Risks outweigh benefits of shark cartilage as anti-cancer treatment

Risks outweigh benefits of shark cartilage as anti-cancer treatment

Cetuximab (Erbitux) can battle cancer and prolong life in many patients with advanced colorectal cancer

Cetuximab (Erbitux) can battle cancer and prolong life in many patients with advanced colorectal cancer

Bacteria in plaque may increase risk for heart attacks

Bacteria in plaque may increase risk for heart attacks

Two out of three Americans with type-2 diabetes do not have their disease under control

Two out of three Americans with type-2 diabetes do not have their disease under control

Advanced breast cancer drug appears effective on multiple targets

Advanced breast cancer drug appears effective on multiple targets

Tumor vasculature has become an attractive target in the treatment of cancer.

Tumor vasculature has become an attractive target in the treatment of cancer.

Scientists have uncovered a new method the immune system uses to label foreign invaders as targets to be attacked

Scientists have uncovered a new method the immune system uses to label foreign invaders as targets to be attacked

Engineers have found a way to modify a plastic to anchor molecules that promote nerve regeneration, blood vessel growth or other biological processes

Engineers have found a way to modify a plastic to anchor molecules that promote nerve regeneration, blood vessel growth or other biological processes

SU11248 drug show promise against neuroendocrine tumors-stubborn cancers that respond poorly to chemotherapy

SU11248 drug show promise against neuroendocrine tumors-stubborn cancers that respond poorly to chemotherapy

Stents coated in polytetrafluoroethylene help keep blood vessels open for cirrhosis patients

Stents coated in polytetrafluoroethylene help keep blood vessels open for cirrhosis patients

Antibody combined with cancer drug shows promise against breast tumors

Antibody combined with cancer drug shows promise against breast tumors

Bevacizumab (Avastin) combined with low-dose chemotherapy slows ovarian cancer

Bevacizumab (Avastin) combined with low-dose chemotherapy slows ovarian cancer