Big Data for Better Hearts

July 07th 2017


BigData@Heart project is breaking new ground in the development of treatment for millions of patients with heart disease in Europe.

The objective of BigData@Heart is to develop a data-driven translational research platform of unparalleled scale and phenotypical resolution, with the aim to improve patient outcomes and reduce the societal burden of atrial fibrillation, heart failure and acute coronary syndrome.

The 19 partners of the BigData@Heart consortium, coming from academia, medical associations, the pharmaceutical industry, SMEs and patient organisations are:


  • University Medical Center Utrecht
  • Charité - Universitätsmedizin Berlin
  • European Society of Cardiology
  • European Heart Network
  • University College London
  • University of Cambridge
  • International Consortium for Health Outcomes Measurement
  • Fundación para la investigación del Hospital Clinico de la Comunidad Valenciana
  • Karolinska Institutet
  • Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf
  • MLC Foundation
  • University of Birmingham
  • Uppsala Clinical Research Center, Uppsala University
  • SomaLogic
  • Vifor Pharma
  • The Hyve


Please click here for the BigData@Heart press release on this project.