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Darren's One Million Pound Raise!

Darren's One Million Pound Raise!

Posted on 13th March 2019
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  Funding Neuro are proud of our supporters. No more so than Darren Calder one of the incredibly brave volunteers that took part in the Parkinson’s GDNF study. Read Darren’s story below Darren’s Story Weʼre raising £1,000,000 to take the Parkinson’s GDNF clinical trial forward to a Phase 3 so that further investigation can categorically […]
Annette's 50th Challenge!

Annette's 50th Challenge!

Posted on 6th March 2019
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Annette’s 2500 miles, 50 week Challenge! This year sees a special birthday for one of our Funding Neuro supporters. Annette Flaherty is turning 50 and has decided to make this memorable birthday even more so. By taking on a quite a challenge…she will run 50 miles per week for 50 weeks!  Yes… thats right 50 […]
GDNF Trial Results

GDNF Trial Results

Posted on 27th February 2019
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Pioneering trial for Parkinson’s Disease… GDNF the results are out! The results have been published for this ground-breaking trial, aimed to investigate whether boosting the levels of a naturally-occurring protein, Glial Cell Line Derived Neurotrophic Factor (GDNF), can regenerate dying neurons in the brain and reverse the condition.  This has never been achieved previously.  The […]
GDNF for Parkinson's

GDNF for Parkinson's

Posted on 21st February 2019
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GDNF for Parkinson’s Disease On Thursday 28th February the BBC will air a documentary. The Parkinson’s Drug Trial: A Miracle Cure? Filmed over six years it follows a group of volunteers with Parkinson’s as they take part in a groundbreaking medical trial testing GDNF delivered via CED. Forty-two patients undergo complex brain surgery and months […]
Inflatable 5K Challenge 

Inflatable 5K Challenge 

Posted on 18th February 2019
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Inflatable 5K Challenge  Strathclyde Country Park 18th May 2019 Funding Neuro are taking on this fantasic 5k. Do you have what it takes to join us conquering this bouncy challenge? The challenge takes place at Strathclyde country park on the 18th May with 13 obstacles over the 5k distance to test competitive runners and fun […]
Edward Reid's Back at the Ladies Lunch

Edward Reid's Back at the Ladies Lunch

Posted on 8th February 2019
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Glasgow Ladies Lunch 2019 Edward Reid’s Back! Funding Neuro are delighted to announce our annual Glasgow Ladies Lunch is back on the 2nd of June. We are once again back at the brilliant Soho Glasgow, for a fun, entertainment filled afternoon.  Hosted by the wonderful and talented Edward Reid! Back by poplar demand. So get […]
Glasgow Airport Chaplin's Charity

Glasgow Airport Chaplin's Charity

Posted on 28th January 2019
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Thank you In 2018 Funding Neuro was chosen by the Glasgow Airport Chaplin as one of their charities of the year along with another local charity ‘Roar’ who help with support for the elderly in the local community.  The Funding Neuro team would like to thank both Glasgow airport and the Salvation army. In particular […]
London Marathon 2019 Journey

London Marathon 2019 Journey

Posted on 8th January 2019
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  Tony needs your support for his London Marathon 2019 Journey                   On Sunday the 28th of April Anthony Gear will set off on his mission to conquer the London Marathon 2019. After months of training and hard work. He will make his way round the famous […]
Motor Neurone Disease Appeal

Motor Neurone Disease Appeal

Posted on 22nd November 2018
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Motor Neurone Disease MND This campaign will lay the foundations for human trials of a pioneering therapy for Motor Neurone Disease (MND). The fatal disease affects the brain and nerves and causes weakness over time.  There is currently no cure for the condition. The work led by Bristol-based neurosurgeon Professor Steven Gill brings combines three […]
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