A research team led by Stefan Engelhardt, Professor of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the Technical University of Munich (TUM) and Principal Investigator at the DZHK, has developed a new RNA drug that can prevent inflammatory lung damage. The German Federal Ministry of Education...

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Musclin, a hormone-like messenger substance of the skeletal muscle, protects against the pathological overload of the heart. For patients with chronic heart failure, the discovery could open up advances in therapy.

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Even mild disease courses with COVID-19 impair the heart, lungs and kidneys. Scientists from the Hamburg University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf (UKE) proved this. In addition, with mild to moderate infections, there are frequent signs of thrombosis in the leg veins. The...

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