cardiology
Next Generation: Biological Pacemakers
Next Generation: Biological Pacemakers
Ruth Williams | Jul 16, 2014
Direct reprogramming of cardiac muscle cells into pacemaker cells gives pig hearts back their rhythm.
More Evidence of Stem Cell Errors
More Evidence of Stem Cell Errors
Kerry Grens | Feb 25, 2014
A committee at the University of Düsseldorf finds misconduct in cardiologist Bodo-Eckehard Strauer’s work.  
Glass Hearts
Glass Hearts
Dan Cossins | Oct 26, 2012
A glassblowing company in California crafts beautiful vascular models for cardiologists, medical device developers, and the odd installation artist.
The Blood Exchange, Circa 1930
Cristina Luiggi | Jun 1, 2012
Early 20th century cross circulation experiments on dogs paved the way for milestones in human cardiac surgery.
Repairing hearts
Megan Scudellari (Video by Richard P. Grant) | Jun 9, 2011
Paul Riley of University College London discusses his new research, published June 8th in Nature.