Animal research helps to halve deaths from coronary heart disease

Today the BBC reports that the number of deaths from coronary heart disease (CHD) – the narrowing or blockage of the coronary arteries that causes angina and triggers heart attacks - in Europe halved during the 30 years from 1980 to 2009. This is a major medical achievement, and one to which animal research has … Continue reading Animal research helps to halve deaths from coronary heart disease