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 findings in this whitepaper demonstrate that early detection and intervention are critical in addressing the rising rates of undiagnosed heart valve disease.
Can coronary artery disease be detected early by including a polygenic risk assessment?
We are delighted to announce that five of our researchers have received prestigious NHMRC Ideas Grants totalling nearly $6 million allowing them to undertake innovative research projects to address critical public health issues including cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) and obesity.
Benefits for type 2 diabetes of interrupting prolonged sitting.
NLRP1 Obesity and diabetes ‘sensor’ protein identified.
Imaging athletes’ hearts during exercise, not at rest.
Biomarkers that highlight toxic fats in the liver.
IL-1 The discovery that fat in obese people causes the release of a molecule called IL-1.
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