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MicroRNA and RNA molecule on display (BIDMC)

BIDMC Scientist Testing microRNAs as Heart Disease Biomarker

BIDMC cardiologist Saumya Das, MD, PhD, is leading a large national study to identify microRNAs that might serve as biomarkers in patients with heart disease. Once considered to be simply “genomic junk,” they now play an important role in the functioning of cells.

03/20/2015

Walpole Police

Walpole Police Save Fellow Officer Who Suffered Heart Attack

Walpole Police Officer Robert Simmons had a heart attack in a room with about 50 other officers on July 3rd.

07/17/2012