Our researchers are fighting for every heartbeat

BHF-funded research has revolutionised the way heart conditions are diagnosed and treated.

But there is much more to do.

Your donations fund our researchers' tireless work.  Together we will improve the lives of babies born with heart defects, find the genes that cause inherited heart conditions and maybe, one day, find a cure for heart failure and heart disease.

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The latest research news

We are awarding the money to fund vital research into inherited heart conditions to teams at seven UK universities. Find out more.
Find out who has won the 'Young Investigator of the Year' award for their research into stents.
One of our researchers has been awarded a prestigious prize for his work to tackle inherited heart conditions.
More than £1 million of our funding will support ground-breaking genetic testing for the inherited heart condition, Familial hypercholesterolaemia. Find out more.
Learn about our research into inherited heart conditions in this blog by our Associate Medical Director, Professor Jeremy Pearson.