Preventing, diagnosing, and curing heart rhythm diseases Bringing together national and international expertise from many disciplines within a single institute, Liryc is committed to advancing medicine and providing better care for patients with heart rhythm disorders. Bringing innovative and personalized therapies to life Liryc teams aim to develop innovative technologies for diagnosing and treating heart rhythm disorders. Liryc, through its unique multidisciplinary and international infrastructure, promotes collaboration between research teams, clinical teams and economic players, which enables the emergence of innovative projects to invent diagnostic tools, cutting-edge medical devices, and therapies of the future. Why support Liryc? 30% of cardiovascular diseases are caused by a heart rhythm disorder. There are three heart rhythm disorders related to failures in the electrical activity of the heart: atrial fibrillation, ventricular fibrillation and heart failure. These diseases affect millions of people worldwide, either chronically or acutely, or even immediately and fatally. Regardless of your age, you can be affected. As can your loved ones. Heart rhythm disorders cause each year:
20 % of strokes in the world
325,000 sudden cardiac deaths in the United States, 90% of which are fatal
1M hospitalizations for heart failure in the United States
Donate to advance cardiology research Regarding all these broken lives and the suffering of patients and their loved ones, it is urgent to find solutions. Your support helps us fight these disorders through the prevention and treatment of cardiac arrhythmias and training for healthcare professionals by:
Funding new research projects to further understand cardiac electrical disorders,
Purchasing new equipment to provide experts with the best technology and tools available to advance medical innovation,
Supporting education and training programs to disseminate knowledge in more healthcare centers worldwide and to ensure all patients benefit from therapeutic advances.
" It is a real public health issue. Sudden death cause as many deaths in France as breast, lung and colon cancer combined, or 50,000 deaths per year, or 1 death every 10 minutes ," according to Professor Michel Haïssaguerre, Founder and Honorary President of Liryc.