Marie with her daughter Faith hours before she was given a life-changing diagnosis

Donate before 30th June to artificial heart research

Help give people like Marie the lifeline they need to survive

How your donation will help life-saving artificial heart research

Heart with Left Ventricular Assist Device (LVAD)

$75 will allow us to improve the blood flow of the artificial heart by studying one patient being kept alive with a temporary heart pump

Test Flow Equiptment

$120 will purchase laboratory chemicals to test how blood should flow through the artificial heart

Pressure sensor replacements for test run

$200 will allow us to buy equipment to test how the artificial heart performs under pressure ahead of clinical trials

Intra-aortic balloon pumps to test heart

$500 will allow us to test how well the artificial heart pumps blood compared to existing mechanical devices called intra-aortic balloon pumps


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Our Western Australian laboratories pay their respect to the Whadjuk Noongar who remain as the ongoing spiritual and cultural custodians of their land.