Historic Double Pregnancy Discovery

A blockbuster, world first breakthrough at Sydney’s Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute is expected to prevent recurrent miscarriages and multiple types of birth defects, in one of Australia's most significant discoveries in pregnancy research.


  • One of Australia's greatest discoveries in pregnancy research
  • Vitamin B3 can potentially treat molecular deficiencies which cause miscarriages and birth defects
  • Findings expected to change the way pregnant women are cared for

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Acknowledgement of Country

The Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute acknowledges the traditional custodians of the land, the Gadigal of the Eora nation, on which we meet, work, and discover.
Our Western Australian laboratories pay their respect to the Whadjuk Noongar who remain as the spiritual and cultural custodians of their land.