Elder Care

Plaque in arteries may not all be the same; targeting specific immune cells in plaque may reduce heart attack and stroke risk

A specific type of immune cell is more commonly found in arterial plaque from patients suffering from a recent stroke or mini-stroke, according to preliminary research.

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