Results of the 26 projects about heart diseases funded by the 2007 TV3 Telethon presented in an academic event

The results of the 26 research projects on heart diseases which were funded by the TV3 Telethon 2007 were presented at the 14th Symposium of the TV3 Telethon Foundation (Fundació la Marató de TV3), which took place on June 20 at the Institut d'Estudis Catalans. The awarded researchers exposed to the scientific community and the general public the progresses in cardiovascular risk prevention, diagnosis and treatment of the heart diseases. Among the 26 projects, which are fruits of 7 M€ invested in cardiovascular diseases, there were 6 initiatives involving researchers from IDIBAPS.