Today's Daily Dose: Cardiac cellular transplantation

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Jun 23, 2011
By dvm360.com staff
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“Cardiac cellular transplantation, a novel heart disease treatment, aims to replace lost cardiomyocytes with progenitor cells capable of growing into new cardiac-like tissue.”

—Mark A. Oyama, DVM, DACVIM (cardiology)

From On the Forefront: Cardiac cellular transplantation: A future treatment for heart disease?