American scientists from the pediatric heart Institute at Cincinnati during his recent studies has created a drug that prevents premature death of children. The invention is capable of effectively preventing a repeat heart attacks and extend the life of kids with heart defects.
During the study, researchers from the US tested the synthesized protein pUR4. The latter substance has been supporting functioning of heart cells.
The new drug is able to prevent repeated heart attacks, and significantly prolong the lives of children who suffer heart defects. Information reported in the press release of scientists in the publication of MedicalXpress.
It is believed that the invention will first be tested on laboratory mice. Then, if successful, will test it further and large animals.
Rodion Sinogeikin – RIA VistaNews