New heart stem cell research
Researchers at the University of Oxford are finding out whether stem cells isolated from a patient’s own heart can be used to treat heart disease.
Six new medical grants awarded
We're pleased to announce that Heart Research UK has awarded six new Translational Research Project Grants totalling £724,731.
Translational research bridges the gap between scientific research and patient care, bringing about clinical benefits in the most efficient way.
Sharron's hearty lessons
It’s to be a heart-healthy start to the new academic year for schoolchildren thanks to an interactive education programme delivered by Heart Research UK.
Fighter Tommy ready to take on Great North Run to Help Hearts
Young Yorkshire boxing champion Tommy Frank, who suffered from a hole in the heart until he was five, is running the BUPA Great North Run this September to raise funds for research into heart disease.
Charity cricket match in the Midlands
Sister's heart problems prompt Derby charity cricket match
Keeping it fresh with summer salads
This summer we’re all hoping for a scorcher so crack out the picnics, dust off the barbecues and ditch that old tried and tested salad. Instead let’s dig into some cool and colourful salad combinations with tasty and heart-healthy ingredients.