Pump Priming Awards

The following projects have been successful in being given Pump Priming Awards of 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

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

Dr Alastair Moss

MOleculaR PHenOtyping of LOw attenuation non-calcified/hiGh-risk plaque studY (18F-MORPHOLOGY)

Dr Marinos Koulouroudias

Comprehensive phenotyping of iron status in elucidating the metabolic landscape of frailty

Dr Radoslaw Debiec

Familial genetic screening for bicuspid aortic valve disease

Dr Tiago Paggi De Almeida

Atrial electrogram signatures for discriminating patient-specific substrate in persistent atrial fibrillation