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  • University research in Reuters Health

    By Tara Chandler
    Published: May 1, 2008
    University

    A simple saliva test may one day be used in ambulances, restaurants, neighborhood drug stores, or other places in the community to quickly tell if a person is having a heart attack. “Proteins found in the saliva have the ability to rapidly classify potential heart attacks,” Dr. John T. McDevitt, a biochemist at the University …

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