News tagged with veins and arteries

Mussel goo inspires blood vessel glue

(—A University of British Columbia researcher has helped create a gel – based on the mussel's knack for clinging to rocks, piers and boat hulls – that can be painted onto the walls of blood vessels and stay ...

dateDec 11, 2012 in Biochemistry
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Genes may predict vascular malformation

A pair of studies, led by Medical College of Wisconsin scientists at Children's Research Institute in Milwaukee, may translate into rapid molecular tests to distinguish between hemangiomas and congenital blood or lymph vessel ...

dateJan 29, 2009 in Genetics
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How to... improve circulation

If blood doesn't move well through your veins and arteries, your tissues and organs aren't getting enough oxygen and nutrients. Here are tips for avoiding heart disease and other major health problems that can result:

dateDec 26, 2008 in Health
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