Mutated bone marrow stem cells may link aging, cancer and atherosclerosis
Peter Libby shares a new finding that may explain how the major clinical problems in contemporary clinics, namely aging, cancer and CV disease, are linked, through processes independent of traditional CV risk factors.
This 3-minute education provides a summary of recently presented scientific data, recorded during the VBWG meeting at ACC 2018. The objective is to provide a brief commentary and potential implications of these findings.
Peter Libby, MD is a cardiologist and a cardiovascular medicine specialist at Brigham and Women’s Hospital (Boston, MA, USA) and the Mallinckrodt Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School (Boston, MA, USA) .
This recording was independently developed under auspices of PACE-cme. The views expressed in this recording are those of the individual presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views of PACE-cme.