Light Tames Lethal Heart Disorders in Mice and Virtual Humans

This news snippet was sent in by an ICD patient. It sounds excellent, and works for mice, although will be 5-10 years before human application. Until then.... keep eating the cheese!

On a serious note, defibrillator shocks very rarely damage heart tissue and are better than the alternative, a dangerous heart rhythm.


http://releases.jhu.edu/2016/09/12/light-tames-lethal-heart-disorders-in-mice-and-virtual-humans/


Dr Ian Beeton
Consultant Cardiologist

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