Coronavirus. Investigation of patients with heart failure

It is a call for witnesses launched by the Heart Failure & Cardiomyopathies Group of the French Society of Cardiology for the benefit of its patients. Access to care was complicated at the time of confinement: unscheduled consultations and patients themselves reluctant to consult in the city or in the hospital , regrets Professor Erwan […]

Demonstrated the key role of a protein in cardiac hypertrophy

ABC Health Madrid Updated:05/14/2020 13: 12h save Related news Researchers from the CIBER of Cardiovascular Diseases (CIBERCV) have analyzed the contribution of a protein (the NOR-1 nuclear receptor) to advancehypertensive cardiac hypertrophy, thanks to the creation of a transgenic mouse model. In this way, they open a new way to discover new therapies to cope […]

Towards the first curative treatment for heart disease

S.Mencía Madrid Updated:04/14/2020 13:05 save Related news Trying to deactivate a gene that facilitates the spread of cancer, a team of researchers from the Cambridge University (UK) have made a surprising finding. By making the Myc gene is hyperactive and functional in the hearts of mice, they have triggered the regeneration of heart cells. Because […]

The new coronavirus becomes the leading cause of death in the United States

According to a graph published by Dr. María Danilychev, COVID-19 – the disease associated with the new coronavirus – became the leading cause of death in the United States, beating heart conditions and cancer. The doctor’s work was reported on the MSN page. According to the doctor, in the United States there are currently 1,970 […]

The heart valve that grows at the same time as a child

S.Mencia Madrid Updated:02/19/2020 8:00 p.m. save Related news The current heart valves that are implanted in children with congenital heart disease present a serious problem: they are of a single size and, therefore, as the child grows, I know makes replacement necessary, which translates into new surgical interventions, with the inconvenience and risks that this […]

Japan’s first iPS cell heart muscle transplant

Efe Updated:01/27/2020 15: 05h save Related news Japanese researchers made this Monday the primer heart muscle tissue transplant in which they have been used induced pluripotency cells (iPS), in its search for an alternative to heart transplants. The operation was done by a team from the University of Osaka (west) led by the cardiovascular surgeon […]