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HRI undertakes critical research into COVID-19-related heart disease

18th May, 2020

The Heart Research Institute, in partnership with major NSW hospitals, universities, and other research institutions, is striving to unravel the deadly link between the coronavirus (COVID-19) and cardiovascular disease.

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Revealed: The molecule messing with your gym workout

17th May, 2020

Research by HRI explains why some people fail to shed pounds and lower cholesterol even when eating well and exercising hard.

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A landslide win for HRI researchers

23rd April, 2020

Seven of HRI's scientists have been recognised as world leaders in their research fields with the award of prestigious NSW Cardiovascular Research Capacity Building Grants for their work.

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Heart study debunks meat metabolite myth

17th April, 2020

A metabolite linked to red meat and egg-rich diets is not the heart attack and stroke trigger many feared, new Australian research reveals.

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Double win for Jessica Orchard

26th March, 2020

Congratulations to Jessica Orchard on winning an educational grant for the European Heart Rhythm Association 2020 Congress as well as the Emerging Researchers in Mobile Health Prize at eHealth@Sydney 2020.

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Associate Professor Sanjay Patel awarded NHMRC grant

28th February, 2020

Congratulations to HRI’s Associate Professor Sanjay Patel on being awarded a grant from the National Health and Medical Research Council for his COLchicine CARDIovascular Outcomes in Acute Coronary Syndrome (COLCARDIO-ACS) Study.

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Dr Melissa Farnham awarded Cooper Foundation Grant

24th December, 2019

Dr Melissa Farnham has been awarded a Project Grant by the Rebecca L Cooper Foundation for her research investigating the role of the brain in the development of cardiometabolic diseases in people with obstructive sleep apnoea.

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Collaboration advancing medical research: Drs Anna Waterhouse and John O’Sullivan

13th December, 2019

Collaboration is essential to advancing medical research, so HRI are delighted that Drs Anna Waterhouse and John O’Sullivan and their multiple research collaborations are featured by the Charles Perkins Centre, The University of Sydney.

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Dr Mary Kavurma awarded NHMRC Grant

9th December, 2019

Dr Mary Kavurma was awarded a National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) grant for her research into stimulating blood vessel growth to bypass arterial blockages caused by cardiovascular disease.

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