Take Heart: This Drug Keeps Blood Clots From Forming

Heart attacks strike when a blood clot blocks a major blood vessel in the heart. Currently, the best way to treat this is with drugs such as streptokinase, which dissolve the clot. But in many cases, the clot reappears. And the drugs can't keep clots from forming in the first place.

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