Cheng Lab group WSU Spokane (IMAGE) Washington State University Caption From left to right, study authors Yuening Liu, Peng Xia, Zhaokang Cheng, and Jingrui Chen and graduate student Joshua Gallo. Their work to uncover the mechanisms by which heart muscle cells die after heart attack treatment could someday lead to new treatment strategies to increase the survival and lifespan of heart attack victims. Credit Photo by Cori Kogan, WSU Health Sciences Spokane Usage Restrictions Credit photo License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.