The Independence Blue Cross Cardiovascular Research Center (CVRC) is a consortium of basic and clinical scientists with a broad mission to better define the causes and cures of cardiovascular diseases. Operationally, the CVRC facilitates multilevel, interdisciplinary collaborations that help target basic research towards clinical challenges and enables translation of discoveries into novel approaches for the detection, treatment and prevention of debilitating cardiovascular disorders. Our major research themes at present are:
Other research themes include:
A wide spectrum of in vitro techniques, relevant animal models and patient-based research methods are employed by CVRC investigators.
Independence Blue Cross Cardiovascular Research
Temple University School of Medicine
3500 N. Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19140
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