Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

November 09, 1997
Angioplasty Can Be Safe For Patients Over 80 Years Old
Angioplasty can be a safe and effective procedure for heart patients 80 and older, according to researchers from the Duke University Medical Center.

New Blood Vessels Grow With Gene Therapy
Through gene therapy, researchers have grown new blood vessels for humans, according to a report presented today at the American Heart Association's Scientific Sessions.

Genetic Engineering - New Approach To Prevent Blockages After Bypass Operations
A form of genetic engineering is being tested that may prevent blockages that occur after bypass surgery in the coronary arteries of the heart and the arteries of the legs, scientists reported today at the American Heart Association's 70th Scientific Sessions. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to