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New method of identifying biomarkers for unstable arteriosclerosis

New method of identifying biomarkers for unstable arteriosclerosis

Atherosclerosis can develop for decades without causing any discomfort, but when the disease becomes unstable, an acute myocardial infarction or stroke can be the first sign of the disease.

A study under the guidance of Ljubica Matic and Ulf Hedin describes a new method for identifying biomarkers for unstable erythropoiesis which provides support for major population studies where the predictive value of biomarkers for myocardial infarction and stroke can be determined.

The study is published in JACC: Basic to Translational Science and has been noted with an editorial comment.

 

Ljubica Matic and Ulf Hedin

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