Two fortuitous events led Cody Pickett to UW Medicine’s Heart Institute for nonsurgical repair of his blocked cardiac blood vessel.
Researchers discover how to mitigate risk of arrhythmia after transplanting heart muscle cells in lab models.
Part of the Tissue Chips in Space program, this study will measure how microgravity affects human heart muscle
Last August, Kepu Savou, 29, thought he had a cold until he continued to get worse, suffering from fatigue and shortness of breath. Doctors found the Des Moines, Wash. man had heart failure.
A new National Institutes of Health report outlines how expanding research on mitochondria could result in new ways of treating heart failure. The latest research shows that this organelle plays more roles in our cells than previously thought. T
A mix of cardiac muscle cells and outer heart wall cells, derived from stem cells, is tested in lab studies of heart-mending grafts
Findings at nanometer and millisecond scales may help improve design of therapies directed at motor proteins to rescue failing hearts.
UW researcher is trying to hold soda makers accountable for their products' contributions to disease.
New studies challenge conventional wisdom, but the practice is still recommended for some patients.
Researchers at UW Medicine in Seattle have successfully used human stem cells to restore heart function in monkeys with heart failure.