UNSW PhD candidate Hossein Tavassoli is exploring ways to repair damaged hearts using nanotechnology.
Baby rats whose mothers were fed a high-fat diet had larger than normal hearts with fewer taste receptors for bitter flavours, according to new UNSW research.
A UNSW researcher has discovered that heart muscle cells retain the ability to replicate well into preadolescence, overturning more than a century of scientific theory.
Death rates are greater if a patient is admitted to hospital via the Emergency Department over the weekend than during the working week, UNSW research finds.
Sydney jazz musicians are using the sound and images of the human heart as part of their musical performance for National Science Week.
A unique collaboration between a heart specialist, brain scientist and choreographer will result in a pioneering performance at UNSW this week.