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The Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute
Cardiovascular diseases are our greatest public health threat and the leading cause of death around the globe. The Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute is a translational research hub for extinguishing cardiovascular diseases and advancing patient care.
Our new insights into cardiovascular diseases have dramatically changed our thinking about the fundamental nature of heart disease conditions and our approach to their prevention, diagnosis, and treatment. Read More
Cardio-Oncology Clinic Established at The Mount Sinai Hospital
April 15, 2014 - Cardiologists and cancer experts at The Mount Sinai Hospital have joined forces to establish its first Cardio-Oncology Clinic at The Tisch Cancer Institute.
Gene Therapy Clips Out Heart Failure Causing Gene Mutations
April 29, 2015 - Mount Sinai Heart study shows gene therapy can clip out genetic material linked to heart failure and replace it with the normal gene in human cardiac cells.
Valentin Fuster, MD, PhD, is Director of the Zena and Michael A. Wiener Cardiovascular Institute, Mount Sinai Heart, and the Marie-Josée and Henry R. Kravis Center for Cardiovascular Health. He is the Richard Gorlin, MD/Heart Research Foundation Professor. Read More