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Every day brings us closer to finding a cure for cardiovascular disease - a leading cause of death in Canada. Here is the latest from our research laboratories.

5 healthy carbohydrate-rich foods and how to include them

5 healthy carbohydrate-rich foods and how to include them
Carbohydrates are the primary energy source of the body and important for long-term health, but carbohydrate-rich foods can vary greatly in healthiness. To get you started, here are five healthy carbohydrate-rich foods and how to include them in your diet.
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Heart patch helps stem cells work magic

Heart patch helps stem cells work magic

The Heart Research Institute is behind the invention of an innovative bio-material patch that can be loaded with a patient’s stem cells to help breathe life into dead tissue following a stroke or heart attack, dramatically improving a patient’s chance of full recovery.

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A sharing of minds

A sharing of minds

Breakthrough findings on the biological functions and translational importance of plasminogen activation and extracellular proteolysis – key molecules and chemical pathways in a vast number of biological processes – were presented at the recent Plasminogen Activation and Extracellular Proteolysis Gordon Research Seminar.

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