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  • Research and Science Extravaganza Launches Monday!

    Date: 06-Aug-2014

    Next week we will be launching the research and science expert forum on PatientsLikeMe. Before the week begins, we would like to give you a little more information on the structure of the events. We also have a few more experts to reveal! The research and science expert forum is a chance for.. ...more

  • SONIA 2 – An Update on our Clinical Trial

    Date: 30-Jul-2014

    Our SONIA 2 clinical trial is underway at all our sites across Europe. Conducting such a complex trial across three countries is not easy, but the teams at each centre have been working hard to ensure everything runs smoothly. Today we take a look at how the trial is progressing. Recruitment.. ...more

  • A Research and Science Extravaganza

    Date: 23-Jul-2014

    In November 2013 our Welsh AKU patients were allowed to visit the National Alkaptonuria Centre (NAC) for the first time. However, we have recently discovered they may not be able to come back for their follow up visits. This has got us thinking about the true value of the NAC to patients. This w.. ...more

  • The Value of the NAC

    Date: 16-Jul-2014

    In November 2013 our Welsh AKU patients were allowed to visit the National Alkaptonuria Centre (NAC) for the first time. However, we have recently discovered they may not be able to come back for their follow up visits. This has got us thinking about the true value of the NAC to patients. This w.. ...more




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DevelopAKUre - A History
02-Aug-2019

Today's blog is written by Nick Sireau the Chair and CEO of the AKU Society, It was in.. ...more

SONIA 2 and DevelopAKUre - Results
23-Jul-2019

We are delighted to announce that all the data from the SONIA 2 clin.. ...more

Sociological Study on Treatment for AKU in the UK
19-Jul-2019

My name is Alev Sen. I’m the main researcher on a study of treatment for AKU in UK hea.. ...more

Other Ways to Give to the AKU Society
04-Jul-2019

In this week’s blog, we explain how you can donate to the AKU Society through mobile g.. ...more

Stand Up To AKU Comedy Night - Liverpool 2019
20-Jun-2019

Our ‘Stand Up to AKU’ comedy night was on Sunday the 9th of June at the Hot Wate.. ...more