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Research Feature
The human genome was fully sequenced more than 20 years ago and is powering ways to predict, treat, and prevent cardiovascular disease As researchers study the genetic underpinnings of heart and vascular disease, they are creating new ways to screen, diagnose, and treat patients for a variety of heart conditions. Some are exploring how to better...
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The NHLBI has materials for patients and health professionals on many health topics, such as asthma, heart disease, and sickle cell disease.