Our work extends from the laboratory to wide-scale community studies with a focus on diagnosis, prevention and treatment of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
The Baker Institute has a strong track record of scientific discovery and translation
Is exercise during chemotherapy helpful in protecting heart function?
NLRP1 Obesity and diabetes ‘sensor’ protein identified.
IL-1 The discovery that fat in obese people causes the release of a molecule called IL-1.
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
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