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Heart failure researcher named 2018 rising star

Heart failure researcher named 2018 rising star

Wednesday, 7 November 2018

Associate Professor Aaron Sverdlov has been recognised with the 2018 Ministerial Award for Rising Stars in Cardiovascular Research.

Newcastle researchers awarded $750,000 to help heart health

Newcastle researchers awarded $750,000 to help heart health

Monday, 11 December 2017

Six Hunter researchers will focus on helping Australians have better heart health by investigating the causes, treatment and prevention of heart disease, after securing more than $750,000 in funding from the Heart Foundation.

Five-pronged approach to diabetes and heart disease

Five-pronged approach to diabetes and heart disease

Monday, 20 March 2017

Nutrition researchers at the University of Newcastle have five new clinical trials concurrently under recruitment in the Hunter, aiming to combat type 2 diabetes and heart disease with an array of natural dietary supplements and tasty foods.

Heart Health Study recruiting people with Type 2 Diabetes

Heart Health Study recruiting people with Type 2 Diabetes

Friday, 28 October 2016

Researchers from the University of Newcastle (UON) and John Hunter Hospital are looking for volunteers to take part in a clinical trial which will examine use of curcumin and/or omega-3 fats for lowering cardiovascular disease risk in people with type 2 diabetes.

Drug trial to reduce scarring after heart scare

Drug trial to reduce scarring after heart scare

Tuesday, 1 December 2015

Hunter heart attack survivors will be among the first in the world to trial a new drug designed to reduce the tissue scarring commonly associated with heart weakening and potential failure.