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New heart attack jab even more effective than statins

British-based scientists have produced an antibody that reduces by more than 60 per cent the physical scarring of the heart and brain after an attack.

The “milestone achievement” could also be used to stop the body attacking organ transplants.

Professor Wilhelm Schwaeble, who carried out the work at Leicester University, said that it could potentially be the “biggest breakthrough ever” in the treatment of two of the biggest killers in Britain.

Heart attacks and strokes are caused by blood flow being blocked by a clot or a bleed, starving parts of the body further down stream of oxygen.

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