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SciCafe: Mending a Broken Heart

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How can doctors repair damaged cardiac tissue while the heart still beats and pumps blood? Join stem cell researcher Jeffrey Karp to understand how scientists are drawing on inspiration from nature to solve medical problems in new and exciting ways. 

This SciCafe took place at the Museum on February 3, 2016.



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Watch a video version of the lecture here: 

The SciCafe Series is proudly sponsored by Judy and Josh Weston.

SciCafe: Mending a Broken Heart, The Secret World Inside You, and related activities are generously supported by the Science Education Partnership Award (SEPA) program of the National Institutes of Health (NIH).



Dr. Jeffrey Karp