Other previous research funding

Other previous research funding

Here we have a summary of some of the previous research we have funded.

In total, we have funded over £1,097,000 in research projects since 2011. 


* Prof Susan Short: Consumables to support research - £2,681

* Jenny Williams: Research grant funding - £71,087.92


* Jenny Williams: Research grant funding - £35,132

* Dr Andrew Furley: Medulloblastoma: origins in Sonic Hedgehog signalling dysfunction - £36,072

* The Ian Meek PhD Studentship - £120,000

* Dr Spencer Collis: Development of clinically relevant brain tumour models to identify new treatment regimes - £18,975

* Dr Lucy Stead: Analysing single cells from patient brain tumours - £22,130.50

* Euan Polson: Short-term post doc - £63,970.12

* Jenny Williams: Research grant funding - £30,500

* Dr Spencer Collis: Identification of new drug targets to improve the treatment of high-grade brain tumours - £19,700


* Mihaela Lorger: Consumables to support PHD Project - £20,000


* Karen Scott: Brain Tumour Translational Research supporting Alan Melcher - £20,000


* Funded towards the Neuro Oncology Translational Research group which was formed under the leadership of scientist Dr Sean Lawler in January 2011 with Candlelighters Trust. The team included the appointment of Professor Susan Short who arrived in Leeds in 2012 from UCL (University College London) - £358,415
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