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12:36 pm
Fri June 8, 2012

Identifying The Real Culprit Behind Killer Vascular Diseases

Originally published on Fri June 8, 2012 12:48 pm

Reporting in the journal Nature Communications,researchers write that they were able to track down the cells causing clogged arteries. Dr. Jill Helms, co-author on the study, discusses why stem cells are to blame and how the study could lead to more effective treatments.