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  • Stand Up For AKU Comedy Night Spectacular!

    Date: 10-Oct-2018

    Last week we held our third annual Stand Up for AKU Comedy Night in Cambridge, at the snug and cheerful Portland Arms (http://theportlandarms.co.uk/wp/). This week’s blog is about the evening and how we raised awareness for AKU. The night was a massive success, and we raised £469.. ...more

  • Farewell from Reece

    Date: 26-Sep-2018

    Reece, our Admin and Communications Officer, is leaving our team at the end of this week. He is going back to the University of Cambridge to study for Master’s in Classics, with a particular focus on the politics of ancient Rome. This week, Reece talks about the highlights of his time at the A.. ...more

  • Stand Up for AKU 2018 - Raffle Prizes

    Date: 19-Sep-2018

    Preparations are underway for Stand up for AKU! - our charity comedy night, coming up on 3rd October at 7.30pm. It’s in Cambridge’s Portland Arms, a great venue for live comedy. Five professional comedians (Pam Ford, Rob Coleman, Jason Stampe, Jenny B Side and Don Biswas) are.. ...more

  • Will Writing with McClure

    Date: 12-Sep-2018

    10th-16th September is Remember a Charity (https://www.rememberacharity.org.uk/) Week. Legacy giving – the gifts which people leave in their wills – are an important source of funding for UK charities. It makes up 6% of the charity sector’s total income. Charities of all si.. ...more




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Final meeting of DevelopAKUre and the 11th Scientific workshop on AKU – Siena 2019
15-Feb-2019

The AKU Society has just come back from a hectic week in the beautiful Italian city of Siena.. ...more

SONIA 2 - Last patients
22-Jan-2019

On the 18th January, the last SONIA 2 (Suitability of Nitisinone In Alkaptonuria 2) patients.. ...more

Looking forward to 2019
11-Jan-2019

Now we are all settled in after Christmas and the New Year, here at the AKU Society we would like.. ...more

2018 In Review
04-Jan-2019

A Happy New Year from Everyone at the AKU Society. Now that 2018 is well and truly behin.. ...more

DevelopAKUre SONIA 2 - Update
12-Dec-2018

We are happy to announce that two of our three SONIA 2 trial sites have now finished seeing patie.. ...more