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About Neale Sterio
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Entries by Neale Sterio
26th September 2020
Various dates 2020
Research Project information Principal researcher: Dr Timothy Yu Institute: Harvard and Boston Children’s Hospital Cost: $518,000 over 12 months in partnership with A-TCP Start Date: April 2018 Action for A-T have provided $23,000 towards the initial “Design and Test” stage of a new ASO study developed by the US based A-T Children’s Project. What are the researchers proposing to […]
September was a busy month at Action for A-T, with two big groups of supporters Cycling for Research in separate challenges. Our first event took place on 15-16 September, with a team of 35 cyclists covering 250km over two days from Lyon to Bourg d’Oisans. This involved climbing almost 15,000 feet, including taking on the […]
Research Project information Principal researcher: Dr Rob Dineen Institute: University of Nottingham Cost: £92,966 over 18 months in partnership with BrAshA-T Start Date: April 2018 (6 month extension to May 2020 granted in March 2019) What are the researchers proposing to do? Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T) is a genetic condition that leads to nervous system problems, particularly loss of coordination of […]
Research Project information Principal researcher: Professor Malcolm Taylor Institute: University of Birmingham Cost: £128,810.50 over 24 months in partnership with BrAshA-T Start Date: February 2018 What are the researchers proposing to do? Patients with Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T) have an increased risk of developing blood cancers. These patients do not have a protein called ATM which is important for […]
Research Project information Principal researcher: Associate Professor Mirjam Van der Burg Institute: Leiden University Medical Centre (LUMC), The Netherlands Cost: £100,000 over 24 months Start Date: January 2018 (10 month extension granted June 2019) What are the researchers proposing to do? Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T) is a rare inherited condition characterised by progressive cerebellar ataxia, chromosomal instability, immunodeficiency, and cancer […]
Research Project information Principal researcher: Dr Peter Merkus Institute: Radboud University Medical Centre, the Netherlands Cost: £87,810 over 36 months Start Date: 1st November 2017 What are the researchers proposing to do? The Dutch team will study how they can develop improved lung imaging in A-T patients using advanced MRI techniques instead of conventional chest X-ray or CT imaging. […]
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 […]
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 (3 months no cost extension to June 2020 granted in February 2020) Zebrafish are small tropical fish that are gaining popularity for academic and industry-led research […]