Our Funders


We would like a say a huge thank you to the trusts and foundations below for supporting our work.

 - Online project. Overcoming the lack of information for AKU Patients. 



        - DevelopAKUre project. Our clinical trial into the drug nitisinone.    

     


- Patient support before, during and after NAC clinics

   - Breaking Down Barriers Project. Overcoming barriers to information. 


 - Research funding at the University of Liverpool and Lancaster University.


          - Funding towards our first Children’s workshop.




The Strangward Trust
- Continuation of our BLF project, “Reaching Communities”.

 


The Hedley Foundation- Funding towards our first Children’s workshop.



   - Reaching Communities.



The Albert Hunt Trust- Funding towards an adult workshop.



  - Adult workshop.



The Constance Travis Charitable Trust- General funds.



  - International AKU Patient Workshop and AKU Childrens book


  - Funding for a 2017 AKU Dietary Advice 


  - Supporting AKU patients in Bedfordshire


 - Provided us with a free bannerstand. 









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Duncan's Decade on Nitisinone
15-Aug-2018

The newly published results of a study held at the National Alkaptonuria Centre (http://www... ...more

Stand Up for AKU 2018
08-Aug-2018

We’re really excited about our third Stand Up for AKU Comedy Night on 3rd October. Thi.. ...more

New Research Shows Nitisinone Treats AKU
31-Jul-2018

New research has proven for the first time that a drug called nitisinone treats AKU in peopl.. ...more

SOFIA-Paediatric: New Research Study
25-Jul-2018

We have some exciting news. The AKU Society has just been awarded a £60,000 grant .. ...more

Vacancy: Fundraising Officer
18-Jul-2018

We are looking for a Fundraising Officer. The vacancy is up online (http://www.akusociety.org/vac.. ...more