Latest news

More understanding of disease inheritance promotes family communication

1st June 2015

Concludes a study looking at what people with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy tell family members.

Places still available at our Cornwall cardiomyopathy information day

26th May 2015

Find out more about cardiomyopathy, latest treatments and research.

New simulated human heart will allow virtual tests, say designers

26th May 2015

The baseline healthy heart can be modified to represent a heart with heart disease and other defects.

Stem cell that helps repair mice hearts is identified

21st May 2015

Stem cell trial identifies special protein that helps repair mice hearts.

Leading heart research centre opens doors to public

21st May 2015

A chance to meet medical experts and get a taste of heart research being carried out.

Pub regulars help supporter Emma fight back

18th May 2015

After thieves steal her charity collection box, pub regulars raise ten times more.

Dorset Cardiomyopathy Support Group launched

18th May 2015

Over 40 people attended the first meeting on Saturday in Dorchester.

In ten years’ time all ICDs will be MRI compatible, predicts device expert

18th May 2015

An internal defibrillator designed to be MRI compatible has performed well in full body scans.

New specialist heart centre at Barts Hospital officially open

15th May 2015

Centre now has services moved over from the London Chest Hospital and the Heart Hospital.

Study seeks more targeted treatment for hypertrophic cardiomyopathy

15th May 2015

More volunteers sought to help with five-year project.