Pump Priming Awards

The following projects from the 2019 Pump Priming Call are amongst those recently awarded up to £25,000. We will provide further updates as the projects proceed and are delighted to support these exciting endeavours: 

Dr Anvesha Singh

A novel MRI technique to quantify altered myocardial calcium handling in symptomatic and asymptomatic patients with severe aortic stenosis.

Dr Michael Wilde

Accelerating Non-invasive Breath and Touch Metabolomics Technologies in Cardiovascular Precision Medicine.

Mr Mustafa Zakkar 

The impact of haemodynamic changes on vein graft failure in patient undergoing coronary artery bypass surgery.

Dr Marcin Wozniak 

Micro-RNAs and fibrosis progression in asymptomatic Aortic Stenosis: towards an integrated imaging and biomarker precision medicine approach to risk stratification.