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August 3, 2016 · Leave a Comment

Mayo Clinic Takes Medical Research to Kilimanjaro

By Robert Nellis Robert Nellis (@bobnellis)

The core group of Mayo Clinic researchers that┬ámoved their lab to the base camp at Mount Everest to study heart disease and aging are at it again, this time in Africa. Along with a party of nearly 35, they will be climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro, obtaining scientific data from the climbers along the way. Led by […]

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Tags: aging, altitude sickness, physiology


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