• Academy of Medical Sciences, The

    Academy of Medical Sciences, The

    LondonUnited Kingdom

    Treatments and cures for anything from cancer to diabetes and Alzheimer's are only found thanks to the dedicated work of brilliant scientists striving to understand incredibly complex issues. At times research is disheartening, funds seem unattainable and progress is hampered by bureaucracy.

  • Wessex Medical Research

    Wessex Medical Research

    SouthamptonUnited Kingdom

    Wessex Medical Research funds medical research based principally at the Southampton University Hospitals NHS Trust but also in the greater Wessex region comprising Hampshire, the Isle of Wight, Dorset, South Wiltshire and the Channel Islands. Current areas of research activity include breast, cervical, ovarian and prostate cancer, leukaemia, melanoma, strokes, respiratory diseases, Alzheimer’s Disease, autism, childhood disorders including child brain injury and developmental studies during pregnancy.