Your own heart could provide the stem cells to fix itself | heart health | Scoop.it

How's this for cool? Cells harvested from your heart could provide the necessary mechanism to repair itself after a heart attack. A new technique called CADUCEUS (CArdiosphere-Derived aUtologous stem CElls to reverse ...

 

1. the heart having cells to fix itself after it gets damaged.

 

2. -Cells harvested from your heart could provide the necessary mechanism to repair itself after a heart attack. A new technique called CADUCEUS (CArdiosphere-Derived aUtologous stem CElls to reverse ventricUlar dySfunction)

-Conventional wisdom has had it that once heart muscle has turned to scar, it's lost and can't be regained — but this new method shows potential for fighting back to regain that musculature.

 

3. The writer makes her opinion clear that she thinks this procedure is an amazing method.

 

4.yes...."How's this for cool?" "This procedure has just gone through a phase 1 trial, and according to the results published in The Lancet, it showed a dramatic improvement in patients."

 

6. I learned from the colomnist that he is amazed of what doctors found out.

 

7. heart patients

 

8. Yes... the top of the article has in purple 'biology'....and  he keeps listing facts.

 

9. Barribeau, Tim. "Your own heart could provide the stem cells to fix itself." i09 top stories. 18 Feb.2012