Dr Francine Coelho Marques

Institute: Baker Heart and Diabetes Institute
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Current Project

Finding early biomarkers for the prevention of heart failure

Heart failure is a common progressive disease where the heart in unable to pump an adequate amount of blood. It is a common cause of death in ageing populations. After age, the most important cardiovascular risk factors for heart failure are high blood pressure and an abnormal heart enlargement. Both…

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