Tag: obesity

  • Rocket Pharma stocks cardiac gene therapies through $53 million acquisition of Renovacor

    Gene therapy developer Rocket Pharmaceuticals is on track to gain FDA approval for its pioneering program, but it’s also interested in preserving its pipeline inventory. The company agreed to Acquisition of Renovacora biotechnology working to develop a gene therapy for a form of hereditary heart failure. According to financial terms announced Tuesday, the all-share transaction […]

  • Chronic deficiency of exercise associated with HFpEF

    A chronic lack of exercise – termed ‘exercise deficiency’ – is associated with cardiac atrophy, decreased cardiac output and chamber size, and decreased cardiorespiratory fitness (CRF) in a subgroup of patients with heart failure With preserved ejection fraction (HFpEF), researchers say. They suggest that increasing the levels of physical activity for these sedentary individuals could […]