News tagged with heart failure

Everest pedal explores thin air

( -- A trek to Everest base camp is helping Oxford University researchers investigate the links between heart failure and the low oxygen levels suffered by patients with a range of serious diseases.

dateFeb 17, 2011 in Medical research
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Risk gene for severe heart disease discovered

Research led by Klaus Stark and Christian Hengstenberg of the University of Regensburg identified a common variant of the cardiovascular heat shock protein gene, HSPB7, which was found to increase risk for dilated cardiomyopathy ...

dateOct 21, 2010 in Genetics
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