VIDEO: 2018 – A Year in Review

21/12/2018

We would like to wish our generous supporters a safe and happy Christmas and New Year!

This year, your belief in our life-saving researcher has helped us:

  • Improve the diagnosis rate of a potentially deadly heart condition by up to 20 per cent.
  • Discover a potential new pathway for cancer therapies.
  • Boost the human body’s fight against melanoma by uncovering a new pathway in the body.
  • Gain new insight into the never-ending arms race between viruses and their hosts.
  • Uncover a brand new virus underpinning kidney disease.
  • Progress towards the development of a more effective vaccine against tuberculosis.
  • Uncover the causes and mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease.
  • Discover a cure for a sub-set of one of the most common genetic blood diseases in the world, Beta-thalassemia.
  • Develop a novel drug which is being touted as a major step forward in the battle against obesity.
  • Create a more realistic model of primary liver cancer.
  • Determine how to develop safer blood-clotting drugs.

Hear from our scientists themselves about how your support has helped improve human health!

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