Cardiovascular Research Fund


The number-one cause of disability and death in the United States is cardiovascular disease.  Donations collected will contribute funds to support both basic and clinical cardiovascular research aimed at curing disease in children and adults.   

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Select "Cardiovascular Research Endowment" to support the fund.

MISSION: The MUSC Cardiovascular Research Fund was established to support research programs extending from basic science studies including molecular mechanisms of heart disease to patient-and disease-based translational research and clinical trials that will shape treatment of heart disease.

Examples of Cardiovascular Research Conducted by the Multidisciplinary MUSC CRF Team:
  • Animal Models of Atherosclerosis
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Lipoproteins and Lipid Metabolism
  • Endothelial and Smooth Muscle Cell Biology
  • Cytokines and Inflammation
  • Regulation of Vascular Extracellular Matrix
  • Regulation of Thrombosis and Platelet Function
  • Identify Genes that Predict Long-term Vascular Risk
  • New Prospects for Both Personalized and Regenerative Cardiovascular Medicine
  • The Interface of Developmental Biology and Cardiovascular Disease Research
  • Training Tomorrow's Scientists to Overcome the World's Most Devastating Diseases
  • Identify Genes that Predict Long-term Vascular Risk
Last updated on 28-Dec-2017

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