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heart

(Essential part), noun core, essence, marrow, nerve, nucleus, pith, sum and substance
Associated concepts: heart of the case, heart of the pleadings

heart

(Fortitude), noun ardor, backbone, doughtiness, fearlessness, fervor, focus, gallantry, intestinal fortitude, mettle, spirit, substance, toleration, valor

heart

(Kindness), noun altruism, benevolence, clemency, compassion, gentleness, grace, humanity, kind offices, kind treatment, leniency, magnanimity, mercy, pity, sympathy, temperament, tenderness
See also: center, confidence, consequence, cornerstone, essence, faith, focus, frame, main point, significance, substance
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Besides any benefits of more closely resembling heart cells, bone marrow stem cells may offer a separate advantage over skeletal muscle stem cells.
Our history of state-of-the-art heart repair stretches back 50-years to 1954 when Dr.
He and his colleagues recently repaired the hearts of adult female mice by introducing stem cells from bone marrow of adult male mice.
The kid with no heart walks off the court with a smile because, despite the loss, there's a college scholarship waiting for him.
Rosenthal was so happy when he told me they might have a heart for Jason, he gave me a big bear hug," says Zhao.
This is the first time anyone has documented membrane-attack-complex proteins in Chagas' disease-related heart damage, says study coauthor Vera Demarchi Aiello, a cardiovascular pathologist at the University of Sao Paulo Medical School.
Heart Disease is largely preventable and by being educated on the risk factors and knowing how to reduce them, patients can help reduce their chances of having heart disease," said Mark de Bruin, Rite Aid executive vice president of pharmacy.
Among those who had heart attacks, the women were 50 percent more likely to die within 30 days.
Data Indicates Promise for Treatment of Heart Failure
Stem cells in parts of the heart that have survived a heart attack can be prodded to regenerate tissue that was killed by the attack, recent experiments suggest.
Judith Leiber's red heart minaudiere (teeny evening bag) covered in red crystals, $1,575; Neiman Marcus, Beverly Hills.
Abiomed currently manufactures and sells the AB5000(TM) Circulatory Support System and the BVS(R) 5000 Biventricular Support System for the temporary support of all patients with failing but potentially recoverable hearts.