Gene therapy might keep arteries open | Science News

Be a Champion for Science

Get your subscription to

Science News when you join.


Gene therapy might keep arteries open

2:09pm, June 28, 2004

In their quest to unclog America's arteries, cardiologists took a leap forward this month by showing they could deliver genes into arterial cells. This advance is one of a series that may boost the success rate of angioplasties, procedures that physically unblock coronary arteries.

This article is available only to subscribing members. Join the Society today or Log in.

Get Science News headlines by e-mail.

More from Science News