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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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