Our Research

Stent dissolution

Our biobank provides tissue and associated data to researchers worldwide, and collaborates closely with groups focused on:

  • Diagnostic evaluation for patient care
  • Research and educational purposes
  • Ongoing cardiovascular pathology teaching to cardiology and pathology fellows, residents, and nurses
  • Identification of disease mechanisms
  • Discovery of screening tests and treatments
  • Evaluation of tissue constituents at the protein, RNA or genomic levels using state-of-the-art technology and techniques
  • Novel cardiovascular disease therapy development


All images courtesy of the Cardiovascular Tissue Registry and the Centre for Heart Lung Innovation "Powers of 10". Electron Microscopy images courtesy of Dr. David Walker.