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Gideon Koren, M.D., Rhode Island Hospital

Caption: Gideon Koren, M.D., director of the Rhode Island Hospital Cardiovascular Research Center is the lead author of two newly published studies that shed light on sudden cardiac death when a genetic condition known as Long QT syndrome is present. The study is the first to directly link SCD with the sex hormones in a first-of-its-kind animal model.

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