University of Leicester

National Institute of Health Research (NIHR), Leicester Cardiovascular Biomedical Research Unit, 
Department of Cardiovascular Sciences


Iain B Squire
Nilesh Samani

The Department of Cardiovascular Sciences undertakes research ranging from molecular and cellular studies, all the way through translational research and into clinical studies. The strong links with the NHS were highlighted in the RAE.


We have expertise in biomarkers research, genetics, cardiac arrhythmias, heart failure and coronary artery disease.

Interested in collaborating on

We hope to use Cardiolonc to establish international collaborations in addition to the large number we already have.


Glenfield Hospital
Groby Road
Leicester LE3 9QP
England, United Kingdom