3D-printed heart aids life-saving surgery on US baby

A newly developed 3D-printed heart has helped doctors perform a life-saving heart surgery on a 14-month old infant in the US.

Possible culprit behind congenital heart defects discovered

Researchers have shown that mitochondria has the ability to orchestrate events that determine a cell`s future, at least in the embryonic mouse heart.

Congenital heart defects originate during very early pregnancy

The origins of congenital heart defects could be traced back to the first stages of embryonic development, a new study has found.