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'The Holy Grail of Heart Research'

A drug has been found to repair the damage done by a heart attack.

Thymosin beta 4 can ‘wake up’ dormant epicardium-derived progenitor cells that line an adult’s heart. Once woken, these cells can move inward and form new heart muscle.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health-13699711

 

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