'Biological pacemaker' tested in lab (14)

BBC 2014.07.17 06:08
By Helen Briggs Health editor, BBC News website Scientists at the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute in Los Angeles Grow-your-own pacemakers are a step closer to reality, after pioneering experiments in pigs. Scientists turned heart cells into pacemaker cells by injecting a gene. The "biological pacemaker" was able to "effectively cure a disease", said scientists from the Cedars-Sinai Heart Institute in Los Angeles.
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