Funding & Collaborations


  • National Heart Foundation
  • Westmead Charitable Trust
  • Sydney Medical School (University of Sydney)/Chapman Bequest
  • Cynata Therapeutics
  • National Stem Cell Foundation
  • NSW Office for Health and Medical Research


Affiliated Societies

  • Stem Cells Australia
  • Australian Society for Stem Cell Researchers
  • Cardiac Society of Australia and New Zealand



  • University of Washington, USA (Professor Charles Murry)
  • Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute (Professor Richard Harvey)
  • Bosch Institute/University of Sydney (Professor Cris dos Remedios)
  • University of Sydney Biomaterials & Tissue Engineering Research Unit (Professor Hala Zreiqat)
  • University of Queensland (Professor Peter Gray)
  • QIMR Berghofer Medical Research Institute (Associate Professor James Hudson)
  • Charles Perkins Centre (Associate Professor Steve Wise, Professor Stuart Grieve)
  • Westmead Children's Hospital (Professor David Winlaw)
  • Murdoch Children's Research Institute (Associate Professor Enzo Porello, Dr David Elliott)
  • Kolling Institute (Professor Gemma Figtree)