Molecular and Clinical Based Cardiovascular Care Program
Final rept. 25 Jul 2005 - 31 Dec 2006
HENRY M JACKSON FOUNDATION FOR THE ADVANCEMENT OF MILITARY MEDICINE ROCKVILLE MD
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The primary mission of the Military Molecular Medicine Initiative MMMI, a congressionally-supported military-civilian collaboration between WRMC, Windber Medical Center WMC Windber Research Institute WRI is to 1 Teach, implement and study lifestyle changes added to the best medical practices that promote cardiovascular health 2 Identify patients at risk earlier by characterizing cardiovascular disease at the molecular disease stage and identify biomarkers predictive of sub-clinical CVD and 3 Relate genomicproteomic changes to the evolution of CVD risk factors in response to lifestyle changes in an effort to prevent, arrest or reverse CVD.
- Medicine and Medical Research
- Atomic and Molecular Physics and Spectroscopy