Dr Andy Haynes

Institute: University of Western Australia
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Current Project

Does physical activity early in life have a lasting impact on heart size, function and health?

Until recently it was thought that all of an individual's heart cells were present at birth and that changes during the lifespan in heart size and function were related to adaptation in heart cell size. In the past decade it has become apparent that, in fact, the heart has an intrinsic…

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