Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Inflammatory protein marks heart disease

Heart disease has been linked with inflammation. Because signaling related to the protein biomarker interleukin-6 receptor (IL6R) can lead to inflammation, a team of researchers from the IL6R Genetics Consortium (Read the full article)

Cardiovascular Risk Factors

Computers spot new markers linked to cardio death

Computers have proved people wrong again. What were pushed aside as “noises” in ECG data have now been identified–thanks to researchers’ use of data-mining and machine learning methods–as biomarkers for (Read the full article)

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Cardiac Biomarkers May Indicate Heart Risks in Child Cancer Survivors

A new Miller School study has identified two cardiac biomarkers that could be early indicators of heart damage in childhood cancer survivors. The study, another major step in determining cardiac (Read the full article)