UW Research

Center for Cardiovascular Biology



The Center for Cardiovascular Biology is dedicated to discovering the molecular basis of cardiovascular disease, harnessing this information to develop new therapies, and training the next generation of cardiovascular physicians and scientists.

Established in 2003, the Center for Cardiovascular Biology comprises 24 core research laboratories and 30,000 square feet at the UW’s Lake Union campus. Affiliate members come from throughout the UW system, and are linked by an interdisciplinary set of training grants, multi-investigator research grants, clinical trials and seminar series.

Core Services Offered

Cardiovascular physiology/phenotyping and cardiovascular imaging

Reporting Structure

Chair of Department of Pathology

Related UW Entities

School of Medicine: Department of Pathology, Department of Bioengineering, Department of Medicine – Cardiology, Department of Radiology, Department of Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine,┬áDepartment of Surgery
College of Engineering: Department of Mechanical Engineering

External Partners

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center
Benaroya Research Institute