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Vascular Cures Boosts Board Strength with UC Davis Vice Chancellor and UnitedHealthcare Executive

julie_freischlagVascular Cures, the only national non-profit focused on transforming research and health for diseases outside the heart, announced the addition of two new board members: Julie Freischlag, MD, Vice Chancellor for Human Health Sciences and Dean of the School of … Read More

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Circulate! 2015

2014-topps-us-olympic-hopefuls-champions-autographs-jim-craig-211x300Circulate! is Vascular Cures annual dinner took place on Saturday, October 10, 2015 at the Olympic Club in San Francisco, CA. The goal of the event is to raise awareness about vascular disease and to raise much needed funds to … Read More

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New Drugs from Fish Oil Could Aid Artery Repair

conte-in-lab-coat-by-windowEvery year, more than half a million Americans undergo procedures to have a narrowed coronary artery propped open with a small metal mesh tube, or stent. However, in about one in four cases (one in three if it’s your leg Read More

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Washington University Vascular Surgeon Wins Award to Improve Limb Preservation in Diabetic Patients

Vascular Cures has named Mohamed Zayed, MD, PhD, at Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri, as its 2015 Wylie Scholar in Academic Vascular Surgery. The $150,000 multi-year grant, co-sponsored by the Society for Vascular Surgery, was awarded to … Read More

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