Published in Cardiovascular Device Liability Week, April 25th, 2004
All three patients showed improved blood flow to the heart 3 months following the injection.
UC heart and vascular physicians were the first in the U.S. to inject this protein in heart patients in an attempt to grow new coronary arteries, according to UC officials. The procedure is part of a phase I clinical trial. This study measures the safety and effectiveness of FGF1 to grow new arteries, termed angiogenesis, in patients with angina...
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