Preliminary research shows noninvasive therapy may reverse atherosclerosis

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lead author of the study and an integrated vascular surgery fellow at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine in Chicago.
“It was important that we were able to achieve reproducible results in this model in the lab, so first we wanted to confirm that the therapy actually targeted areas of atherosclerosis,” Mansukhani said.
He noted, however, that this is preliminary research, and more is needed before this approach can be tested in humans.
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