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Stem cells healing broken hearts

Stem cells healing broken hearts

Westmead Institute heart researcher Dr James Chong has been awarded the prestigious Metcalf Prize for recognition of his leadership in stem cell research. Read More

Westmead Researcher Part of World-First Breakthrough to Repair the Failing Heart

A physician-scientist at Sydney’s Westmead Millennium Institute for Medical Research (WMI) has, in a world first, collaborated with scientists at the University of Washington to successfully grow heart muscle cells in sufficient quantity to repair the damaged heart of a primate after myocardial infarction (a.k.a. heart attack). Read More