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Unprecedented drug design minimising side effects

23rd July, 2020

HRI has developed an unprecedented drug design strategy that tailors drugs with fatty acids to minimise side effects.

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Heart screen could protect hundreds from stroke

24th June, 2020

Testing Māori and Pacific people for an irregular heartbeat earlier could spare hundreds of people from stroke each year, a University of Auckland study has found.

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HRI researchers on cusp of worldwide breakthrough in COVID-19 treatment

15th June, 2020

Researchers at HRI believe they may hold the key to controlling the deadly blood clots caused by COVID-19.

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Why our hearts fail

11th June, 2020

Scientists at HRI and The University of Sydney have made new heart failure discoveries in an innovative world-first project examining cryo-preserved human hearts.

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HRI announces novel anti-clotting drug to help critically ill COVID-19 patients

9th June, 2020

HRI is on the precipice of a significant research breakthrough for the treatment of one of the major life-threatening complications of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19), microscopic blood clots.

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Cardiovascular Medical Devices Group reviews next-generation surfaces

5th June, 2020

HRI's Cardiovascular Medical Devices Group reviews next-generation liquid-infused surfaces that could be used to improve medical devices like heart bypass machines.

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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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World-leading researcher in atherosclerosis to join HRI

11th May, 2020

World-leading researcher in atherosclerosis, Dr Tessa Barrett, will lead a new research group at HRI, funded by a prestigious NSW Cardiovascular Elite Postdoctoral Researcher Grant from NSW Health and HRI’s Robert Edward Gough Fellowship.

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