Contributions of IIT Bombay researcher to the field that won the 2023 Nobel Prize in Physics

Cardiovascular Disease

New Delhi
20 Jul 2018

Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs)—diseases related to the heart and blood vessels—are the number one cause of death in the world. In India, CVDs account for close to 25% of the total deaths—higher than tuberculosis and respiratory diseases combined, which are second and the third cause of death.