American Heart Association

Tiny structures in the heart may provide clues to heart disease and stroke

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Tiny cells in your heart and blood vessels are constantly on the move, darting in and out of microscopic structures that look a little like scaffolding around buildings.

That might sound like run-of-the-mill activity, but scientists say figuring out exactly what the scaffolding does to cells […]

$3 million award to study role of extracellular matrix in heart health

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Shedding light on how a network of protein fibers that processes data plays a role in heart health is the aim of a new collaboration between two organizations.

The American Heart Association and The Paul G. Allen Frontiers Group will award a pair of $1.5 million […]