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The Baird Institute’s mission is to foster research and apply science to improve the outcomes for patients facing heart or lung surgery.
The Baird Institute conducts research in all aspects of cardiovascular medicine, including aortic disease, innovative surgical techniques, and clinical evidence.
KCa1.1, a calcium-activated potassium channel subunit alpha 1, is targeted by miR-17-5p and modulates cell migration in malignant pleural mesotheliomaCheng YY, Wright CM, Kirschner MB, Williams M, Sarun KH, Sytnyk V, Leshchynska I, Edelman JJ, Vallely MP, McCaughan BC, Klebe S, van Zandwijk N, Lin RC, Reid G Mol. Cancer 2016;15(1):44 PMID: 27245839 Abstract BACKGROUND: Malignant pleural mesothelioma (MPM) is an... read more
The Baird Institute has an integral link with the team at Sydney Heart & Lung Surgeons. As a group of academic surgeons that undertake extensive research & teaching, they share the same goal as The Baird Institute of improving patient outcomes.