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Our pioneering research
Fighting for every heartbeat
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Our fight for every heartbeat
The story so far
Explore 50 years of the fight against heart disease and find out
where we're going in the future.
What we do
We fund thousands of research projects around the UK that are
fighting heart disease.
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Our heart research
Donate online to help raise vital funds for our pioneering research.
Find cutting-edge heart science near you.
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Your money helps us fund hundreds of top
scientists all over the UK, working on more than a thousand
different research projects.
They're all fighting to help heart
patients: finding new, better treatments for people with heart
and circulatory disease, and developing new ways to better prevent
or diagnose it.
We'd like you to meet a few of the hundreds of scientists
your money helps us support from all over the UK.
Meet the researchers who are going the extra mile to help us send
out an SOS - asking you to Support Our Science. Teams of scientists
you fund are helping us to raise money for our life-saving
Rising stars of
With a range of backgrounds and expertise, these young
researchers are funded by the BHF to do pioneering work that could
make huge advances in cardiovascular health.
Our top ProfessorsWe have
BHF Professors across the UK who represent the very best in
cardiovascular research. They are in charge of multi-million
pound programmes, heading up teams of researchers. Come and meet