Entries by Neale Sterio

WLCF small grant awarded to Action for A-T

Wasps Legends Charitable Foundation, the past players network of Wasps, men and women, amateur and professional announced recently that they have issued a small grant award of £2,500 to Action for A-T. The donation will support work being undertaken at Nottingham University Hospital, which aims to measure the lung heath in A-T patients. This involves a […]

A zebrafish model of Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T)

Research Project information Principal researcher: Dr Andrew Grierson Institute:  Sheffield Institute for Translational Neuroscience (SITraN) & The Bateson Centre, University of Sheffield Cost: £88,710 over 36 months Start Date: April 2017 Zebrafish are small tropical fish that are gaining popularity for academic and industry-led research into human diseases. Almost all human disease genes (approx. 70%) have an […]

IMAGIN-AT – advanced lung imaging and function testing in Ataxia Telangiectasia

Research Project information Principal researchers:  Dr Jayesh Bhatt and Dr Andrew Prayle Institute: Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust Cost: £94,839 over 36 months Start Date: April 2017 What are the researchers proposing to do? The Nottingham team will scan the lungs of a group of children and young people with Ataxia-Telangiectasia (A-T) with a cutting-edge lung scanning technique […]

Organising Your Golf Day

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Action for A-T Annual Golf Day

29th June 2017 Join us at the exclusive Royal Automobile Club, Epsom for the Annual Action for A-T Golf Day. The golf course is set in the beautiful surroundings of the Epsom Downs offering the perfect golfing experience. Sweeping down towards Epsom Racecourse, the tree-lined grounds make for a dramatic backdrop to this year’s event. Guests […]

Cotswold Way Challenge

1st – 2nd July 2017 The newest member of the 100km Challenge series, the Cotswold Way Challenge promises some stunning scenery as you set off from historic Bath to take on the undulating course to Cheltenham. Choose from the full, half or quarter distance. Contact us at challenge@actionforAT.org for details or click on the button below to enter online. When entering online, […]

Thames Path Challenge

9th – 10th September 2017 Starting at Putney Bridge, this flat course follows the Thames past historical Hampton Court and Runnymede before finishing in the picturesque town of Henley. Choose from the full, half or quarter distance. Contact us at challenge@actionforAT.org for details on how to enter. Key Information • Date: 9th – 10th September 2017 • Location: Start – […]

Yorkshire Marathon

8th October 2017 The Plusnet Yorkshire Marathon has quickly established itself as one of the highlights of the White Rose County’s sporting year. This popular and picturesque run, with fantastic PB potential, takes participants past some of York’s splendid historic sites and along scenic country lanes, making it an attractive prospect for runners of all abilities. […]