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Weizmann in Focus, Episode 12: Heart Health for Humanity

It’s American Heart Month. In the U.S., heart disease is responsible for one out of every four deaths each year. In the latest episode of Weizmann in Focus, Dave Doneson sheds light on a Weizmann breakthrough that could help change this staggering statistic. Prof. Eldad Tzahor discovered a molecule in newborn hearts that appears to unlock the cardiac renewal process following injury.

Find out how this discovery could lead to innovative therapies that save lives. Please share this video with friends via email or social media.