Exercise in young adults with high blood pressure alters blood vessel structure in the brain
10 February 2023
CCRF CVM Department General Publication Research
Exercise changes internal carotid artery size, even when blood pressure is not lowered.
OCMR scans first study participants in new state-of the art MRI scanner
15 November 2022
The Oxford Centre for Clinical Magnetic Resonance Research (OCMR) used its new 3 Tesla GE Premier MRI scanner to scan the first research study participants on 3rd November 2022.
Study develops radiotranscriptomic AI analysis to enable virtual heart biopsies
5 September 2022
RDM researchers tested the method in COVID-19 patients, to find that the results predicted in-hospital mortality.
Professor Hugh Watkins wins £30 million research award to cure killer heart diseases
29 July 2022
The British Heart Foundation award aims to help researchers rewrite DNA, in “defining moment” for cardiovascular medicine.
Six new Associate Professor titles at RDM
14 June 2022
Awards CVM Department General MRC MHU MRC WIMM NDCLS
Graham Collins, Betty Raman, Susie Shapiro, Christopher Toepfer, Stephen Twigg, and Adam Wilkinson have all been awarded Associate Professor titles
Researchers find genetic ‘fingerprints’ of ancient migrations in modern-day United Arab Emirates
28 February 2022
CVM Department General Publication Research
A team of geneticists and archaeologists have analysed the fine-scale genetic structure and ancestry of nearly 1200 people from the United Arab Emirates (UAE), and found genetic traces of population mixing spanning thousands of years.