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

Your donations have helped us fund a £1m research project into a potentially fatal inherited heart condition.
Read our blog about research into a skin condition which is helping us better understand an inherited heart condition.
Thanks to your donations a clinical trial of a gene therapy for heart failure has launched.
Study in mice shows how a protein could play a major role in the development of heart disease.
We are awarding the money to fund vital research into inherited heart conditions to teams at seven UK universities. Find out more.