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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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North Carolina Surgeon Wins Award to Improve Treatment Decisions for Peripheral Artery Disease

corriere-matthew-a-0912-printVascular Cures has named Matthew Corriere, M.D., at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, N.C., as its 2014 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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