Entries by Neale Sterio

Optimising lung imaging in people with Ataxia Telangiectasia (A-T) applying improved MRI techniques

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. […]

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: October 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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South West Ball

25th November 2017 The ever popular South West Ball returns on 25th November, and once again the venue is the iconic Great Hall of Bristol Grammar School. As always you can expect a fantastic evening of great food and top class entertainment, including a set from The Essential Take That. There will also be a host […]

Santa Run

3rd December 2018 Now in its 9th year, the Do it for Charity Santa Run in Victoria Park is London’s largest Santa run. Join 4,000 other runners in your Santa outfit, which is included as part of your entry fee, and choose your distance from 5km or 10km. Contact us at challenge@actionforAT.org for details on […]

Action for A-T Annual Golf Day 2018

26th June 2018 Join Action for A-T for their annual Charity golf day held on the championship High Course at Moor Park, Rickmansworth. The Course Ranked in the ‘Top 100’ Golf Courses in England, the High Course welcomes a number of high-profile local, national and international events every year. Set amidst 300 acres of mature […]