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Bacteria harnessed to provide oxygen to the heart during a heart attack

Photosynthetic bacteria injected into the heart could keep heart cells alive by providing an essential source of oxygen, a new study in rats finds.

Photosynthetic bacteria injected into the heart during a heart attack could keep heart cells alive by providing an essential source of oxygen, a new study in rats finds.

Why it matters:

During a heart attack, the artery that supplies blood to the heart is blocked and heart tissue begins to die. Blood flow can be restored by

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