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Active Medical Research

Below are the details of the ongoing research that Newlife is funding. We offer two types of grants - Full and Start Up.

Full Grants

Date Research Area Institution
03-Feb-2017 Autism - Discovery of new gene (KPTN) as cause of Autism University of Exeter Medical School
03-Feb-2017 Spina Bifida - Searching for New Genes in Spina Bifida University College London Hospitals NHS
03-Feb-2017 Understanding the Developmental Delay in Kabuki Syndrome St Mary's Hospital
03-Feb-2017 Ushers Syndrome - Stem Cell therapy for Ushers Syndrome University College London
21-Jan-2016 Bladder Exstrophy St Mary's Hospital
21-Jan-2016 Melanocytic Naevus Syndrome Institute of Child Health UCL
21-Jan-2016 Muscular Dystrophy - Muscular Dystrophy - Neural Defects in Neurones Institute of Child Health UCL
21-Jan-2016 Primary Ciliary Dyskinesia - Gene Therapy Ciliary Dyskinesis Institute of Child Health UCL
21-Jan-2016 Urofacial Syndrome - Therapy for Congenital Neuropathy of Bladder University of Manchester
25-Mar-2015 Aicardi Goutieres Syndrome - Brain Inflammation in Aicardi Goutieres Syndrome University of Edinburgh
25-Mar-2015 Bardet-Biedl Syndrome - Bardet - Biedl Cognitive impairment Institute of Child Health UCL
25-Mar-2015 Intellectual Disability - Intellectual Disability - Beyond Genetic Diagnosis University of Cambridge
25-Mar-2015 Mucopolsaccharidosis II - Stem Cell Thearpy University of Manchester
25-Mar-2015 Prematurity - Brain Fitness in Preterm Babies Kings College London
04-Feb-2014 Craniofacial Disorders - Oculoauriculvertbral & Craniofacial Disorders University of Manchester
08-Feb-2013 3M syndrome - 3M syndrome pathways Institute of Child Health UCL

Start Up Grants

Date Research Area Institution
19-Dec-2017 Osteogenesis Imperfecta University of Sheffield
22-Mar-2017 Congenital heart disease - Exosome signalling in heart development University of Bristol
22-Mar-2017 Di George - Di George Syndrome and abnormal methylation University of Sheffield
22-Mar-2017 Megalencephaly - Megalencephaly and Cortical Malformation University of Leeds
22-Mar-2017 Muscular Dystrophy - Congenital muscular dystrophy St George's Hospital
03-Feb-2017 Intenational Beckwith-Wiedemann Consunsus Meeting University of Cambridge
27-Jan-2017 Epidermolysis Bullosa with Muscular Dystropy - Centre for Cell Biology and Cutaneouse Research
27-Jan-2017 Exploring a new gene (DNMT3A) in developmental delay & overgrowth Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
16-Mar-2016 Cone- Rod Dystrophy - Childhood Blindness (cone-rod dystrophy) Royal Devon and Exeter NHS Foundation Trust
16-Mar-2016 Epidermolysis Bullosa - Epidermolysis Bullosa - skin formation Blizard Institute
16-Mar-2016 Lung Malformation - Lung Malformation Registry University of Southampton
16-Mar-2016 Motor Neuron Disease The Robert Jones and Agnes Hunt Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
16-Mar-2016 Neurofibromatosis - Treatment of Neurofibromatosis University of Manchester
16-Mar-2016 Short Bowel - Management of Short Bowel University of Oxford
16-Mar-2016 Ushers Syndrome - Retinal Dystrophies Screening Tool Institute of Child Health UCL
16-Mar-2016 Weidmann-Steiner Syndrome - The WiSH Study Great Ormond Street Hospital
26-Oct-2015 Osteogensis Impefecta - Inherited Bone Fragility Sheffield Children's Hospital
25-Mar-2015 Neurofibromatosis - Gene Splicing in Neurofibromatosis University of Southampton
25-Mar-2015 PURA Syndrome - PURA Mutations University of Southampton
21-Oct-2014 Autism - Fragile Bones & Autism - Novel Phemotype Sheffield Children's Hospital
21-Oct-2014 Club Foot - Club Foot Abnormalities & Quality of life study Oxford University Hospital NHS Trust
18-Mar-2013 Mitochondrial Disease - Evaulauating Mitochondrial DNA Institute of Child Health UCL

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