19 August 2019
Our Hope for Hearts Fund aims to test innovative approaches to delivering better heart failure care and services.
16 August 2019
Dr Kirstine Knox, from the University of Oxford has just been appointed as the BHF’s new Director of Philanthropy. She will be joining us in September and brings a wealth of experience from across the charitable, academic and health sectors.
15 August 2019
We have awarded £240,000 to the University of Birmingham for a new project that could improve the lives of those living with an LVAD.
14 August 2019
Scientists funded by the BHF have developed the first ever tool to identify children at risk of sudden death from hypertrophic cardiomyopathy.
13 August 2019
Today we announce the winners of our annual ‘Reflections of Research’ image competition. By uniting science and art, our scientists showcase cutting-edge research into heart and circulatory diseases.
9 August 2019
The BHF crespons to plans to create a new fast-track visa system to attract leading scientists to work in the UK.
8 August 2019
Today the Government announced a £250million investment in artificial intelligence (AI) to help transform the detection and treatment of conditions, including heart and circulatory diseases.
6 August 2019
BHF-funded researchers in Edinburgh are using state-of-the-art techniques to identify genes that could help the heart to repair itself after a heart attack.
2 August 2019
A combination of heart cells derived from human stem cells could be the answer to developing a desperately-needed treatment for heart failure, according to new research we part-funded published in Nature Biotechnology.
31 July 2019
People over the age of 75 still benefit from taking statins, according to a new study published in the European Heart Journal.