cardiac

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cardiac

1. of or relating to the heart
2. of or relating to the portion of the stomach connected to the oesophagus
3. a person with a heart disorder
4. Obsolete a drug that stimulates the heart muscle

cardiac

[′kärd·ē‚ak]
(anatomy)
Of, pertaining to, or situated near the heart.
Of or pertaining to the cardia of the stomach.
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Some examples in the cardiac area include angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors, which would be one class, and calcium channel-blockers would be another.
Upon closing of the Paralex transaction, the Company will have four drug programs in the cardiac area.
In order to achieve this mission, the Company currently has four drug programs in the cardiac area, including the just-acquired Paralex program.
announced today that its future activities will focus exclusively in the cardiac area.

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