Apps are good news for your heart

Apps can be instrumental in building a healthy heart, according to a new study. The results of the EVIDENT II trial, presented at the European Society of Cardiology's nursing annual congress, indicates tech ...

Getting to the heart of the matter

Genomics heralds a twenty first century paradigm shift for what constitutes healthcare. This week the American Heart Association released a statement saying it set to revolutionise cardiovascular care. &n...

Bioprinted patch mends ‘broken’ heart

|14 April 2017| USA Scientists in America have developed a 3D printed patch which helps a 'broken' heart heal. The breakthrough - made by biomedical engineers based at the University of Minnesota - cou...

Scientists create 3D beating heart

|10 February 2017| Canada Scientists have developed a 3D heart tissue which will help improve understanding of cardiac health and advance treatment options. A team from Toronto's York University, led b...

Robotic sleeve breathes life into failing hearts

|18 January 2017| USA A soft robotic sleeve which mimics healthy cardiac muscles could inject new life into failing hearts. With the scarcity of available donor hearts clinicians and biomedical enginee...