HRI calls on Aussies to support mums-to-be
In Australia, cardiovascular disease continues to take the lives of 22 females every day – killing almost three times more women than breast cancer. Preeclampsia and gestational diabetes developed during pregnancy can significantly increase a woman’s risk of heart disease later in life, but these can be manageable complications if monitored.
Professor Annemarie Hennessy AM named Distinguished Professor
Congratulations to Professor Annemarie Hennessy AM, recently named Distinguished Professor by Western Sydney University.
HRI welcomes Government’s commitment to medical research
The Federal Government has reaffirmed its commitment in the Budget to fully fund the Medical Research Future Fund (MRFF).
HRI researchers discover how biomechanical thrombus growth is mediated
A new paper on how biomechanical thrombus growth is mediated has been published by the HRI team led by Prof Shaun Jackson and Dr Arnold (Lining) Ju in Nature Materials.
Australian scientists pursue implant ‘Holy Grail’
HRI researchers are a step closer to an exciting future where the human body does not reject lifesaving coronary bypass implants, a new study reveals.
Dr Steven Wise wins prestigious NHMRC award
Dr Steven Wise has been presented the prestigious National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) Marshall and Warren Award.
Dr Lining (Arnold) Ju wins multiple awards
Congratulations to Dr Lining (Arnold) Ju on being awarded a 2019 DECRA, amongst other achievements.
Recognising Professor Annemarie Hennessy
In recognition of her contribution to local education and research, Professor Annemarie Hennessy, Vascular Immunology Group Leader at HRI, was one of ten faces of Campbelltown (Sydney) to feature as part of a city mural campaign.
HRI success in Sydney Nano Grand Challenge
Molecular Nanorobotics for Health, a project co-led by Dr Anna Waterhouse, Cardiovascular Medical Devices Group Leader at HRI, has been chosen as one of Sydney Nano’s five Grand Challenges in recognition of its potential social, economic and scientific impact.