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Just about all of us have been impacted by some form of heart disease, whether firsthand or by way of a loved one. As someone who lost one of her favorite people without warning to catastrophic myocardial infarction, I hope that this valuable research continues for years to come, making sure to tweak it along the way to be more generalizable to all types of people.

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