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

Find out about our plans for a new cutting-edge research facility to mend broken hearts.
New research we funded, using medical records, shows lapses in heart attack care cost lives.
Our Medical Director talks about why animal research is still needed to help fight heart failure.
Our research dominates the 2014 ESC Congress in Barcelona. Your support is funding world-leading research to beat heart disease.
A blood pressure test could improve heart attack treatment says study funded by your donations.