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Reducing fat in the diabetic heart could improve recovery from heart attack

New research from the Heather Group has shown that in type 2 diabetes an overload of lipids reduces the heart’s ability to generate energy during a heart attack, decreasing chances of recovery.

High blood sugar levels ‘reprogramme’ stem cells

Findings explain higher risk of heart attack in people with diabetes, even after treatment .

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Joint BHF Regenerative Medicine Centres Symposium, 10th - 11th August 2021

Tuesday, 10 August 2021 to Wednesday, 11 August 2021, 1pm - 1pm @ The meeting will be held online

BHF CRM Annual Oxbridge Meeting, October 2021

Friday, 01 October 2021, 10am to 5pm @ The Royal Society, Carlton House Terrace, London