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Cardiology Management

Breakthrough in Heart Surgery: Artificial Blood Vessels Exhibit Normal Growth

2016 03 Oct

An animal model-based study published in Nature Communications has shown that ‘off-the-self’ vascular grafts grown from donor fibroblasts are capable of somatic growth. The development of these artificial blood vessels has the potential to prevent repeated heart surgeries in children with certain congenital defects and also significantly reduce the financial... Read more