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The Miles Frost Fund hits £1.5 million target; boosting funding for six inherited heart condition centres across the UK

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Thousands more patients at risk of deadly inherited heart conditions are to be screened each year following the roll out of a £1.5m genetic testing service by the family of the late Sir David Frost and the British Heart Foundation (BHF).

The service here in Oxford - established by Prof Hugh Watkins – has received funding to support two new posts, allowing the team to see over 200 more people a year.

The Miles Frost Fund, created in memory of Sir David’s eldest son, Miles, has hit its £1.5 million fundraising target, just two years after it launched.

Find out more (Radcliffe Department of Medicine website)