Our Mission is to reduce death and disability from cardiovascular disease, diabetes and related conditions through research, education and health care delivery.
Specialists are warning against apathy toward CVD research in light of an apparent ‘disease fatigue’ that has robbed the sector of funding momentum. Find out more
IL-1 The discovery that fat in obese people causes the release of a molecule called IL-1.
NLRP1 Obesity and diabetes ‘sensor’ protein identified.
Studying the health effects of uninterrupted sitting during TV viewing
A trial to reduce the risk of heart attack or other arterial disease, using coronary scanning
Studying the effects of sugar sweetened soft drinks during prolonged periods of sitting
With the rising number of Australians affected by diabetes, heart disease and stroke, the need for research is more critical than ever.Find out more