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Paper Trail Leads to Heart Valve Discoveries

News   Aug 07, 2019 | Original story from Rice University

 
Paper Trail Leads to Heart Valve Discoveries

Rice University graduate student Madeline Monroe led a project to use layered filter paper to mimic aortic heart valves. The technique allows researchers to study in detail how calcifying diseases slow or stop hearts from functioning. Credit: Jeff Fitlow/Rice University

 
 
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