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Athena Stem Cell Cardiac Trial

The ATHENA clinical trial derives stem cells from a patient's own fat tissue and injects extracted cells into damaged parts of the heart.

A 59 year old Clearwater man, has been treated as part of the ATHENA clinical trial at the Florida Hospital Pepin Heart Institute and Dr. Kiran C. Patel Research Institute. The trial derives stem cells from the patient's own fat tissue and injects extracted cells into damaged parts of the heart.