Imatinib pioneer awarded Prince Mahidol Award for work on CML
07 February 2019Find out more
Professor Brian J. Druker has been awarded the Prince Mahidol Award 2018 in medicine for his research and contribution to leukaemia treatment.
World Cancer Day 2019
04 February 2019Find out more
The 4th Feb is World Cancer Day - here's how you can help Leuka raise awareness of leukaemia and other blood cancers.
Last Call for 2019 John Goldman Fellowship Applications
28 January 2019Find out more
Applications for this year's John Goldman Fellowships close on Thursday 31st Jan - so get yours in now!
Who's Cooking Dinner? 20th Anniversary - Latest Updates
11 January 2019Find out more
Our biggest fundraising event of the year returns for its 20th edition on Monday 4th March, and it's going to be bigger and better than ever, as 25 of the UK's best chefs descend on The Dorchester to create culinary magic.
New Year, New Ways for You to Help Fight Leukaemia
04 January 2019Find out more
Why not use the start of 2019 as an incentive to get more involved with Leuka's mission to end leukaemia? Here's an array of ways you can support our work, from things to help you get fit, to things you can do in 2 mins from your phone.
It's Big Give 'Christmas Challenge' Week!
27 November 2018Find out more
From Tuesday 27th November to Tuesday 4th December, Leuka has the chance to get your donations doubled to help us raise funds to support our research into treatments for childhood leukaemia.
Leuka Takes on The Big Give 'Christmas Challenge'!
22 November 2018Find out more
Now in its 10th year, The Big Give's 'Christmas Challenge' is a one week, donation-doubling, fundraising spectacular - and this year Leuka have signed up, to help fund a research project very close to our hearts!
Application dates for the 2019 John Goldman Fellowships announced!
08 November 2018Find out more
Calling all early career, blood cancer researchers! You can now download our application form for the next round of John Goldman Fellowships for Future Science.
Our 2018 John Goldman Fellows
04 October 2018Find out more
We're thrilled to welcome another group of amazing researchers to the Leuka JGF family. These four talented people will be undertaking one or two years of Leuka-funded research, to find new or better ways to fight leukaemia.
Leuka's Annual Celebration of Science Seminar 2018
27 September 2018Find out more
For the 2nd year running, we brought together Leuka's John Goldman Fellows and Grant Holders, along with some of the UK's top leukaemia researchers, Including Professor Mel Greaves, for an evening celebrating and sharing their work.
British music legend Vince Hill raises funds for Leuka at his farewell concert
24 September 2018Find out more
The beloved 60s pop star, song writer and presenter, uses his farewell concert to raise funds for Leuka and Sue Ryder.
Welcome to "Remember a Charity Week" 2018
10 September 2018Find out more
Leuka Loves Afternoon Tea - new for 2018!
10 August 2018Find out more
We challenge you to eat ridiculously small sandwiches with your nearest and dearest, all in aid of leukaemia research
Mini Masters 2018 - 10 years old and better than ever
23 July 2018Find out more
On Friday 20th July the immaculate Dukes Meadows par-3 course in west London was once again transformed into a golfing fun park, all in aid of Leuka's leukaemia research.
Leuka's Annual Review 2017/18 is now live
11 May 2018Find out more
Find out more about what Leuka funded in 2017/18.
Childhood leukaemia research aims to give hope to patients
26 April 2018Find out more
Dr de Boer and Dr Williams are working on a potential new treatment for a childhood leukaemia that could go into clinical trial shortly. Find out more.
Making an IMPACT in stem cell transplants with Professor David Marks
26 April 2018Find out more
Leuka is proud to have provided £1 million to IMPACT, a pioneering UK clinical trials network for stem cell transplants that will benefit leukaemia and blood cancer patients. We caught up with Professor David Marks, the medical director of IMPACT.
Spotlight on Science: we catch up with John Goldman Fellow Maria Teresa Esposito
25 April 2018Find out more
Our 2017 John Goldman Fellow Maria Teresa is working at Roehampton University on a rarer form of leukaemia that affects children.
19th Who's Cooking Dinner? another memorable night for Leuka!
04 April 2018Find out more
The 19th Who's Cooking Dinner? raised nearly £400,000 for vital leukaemia research.
UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health and University of Oxford researchers awarded prestigious new Project Grants
14 December 2017Find out more
We are delighted to announce the award of two new Project Grants totaling almost £500,000!
Scientists worldwide benefit from Leuka scholarships
16 November 2017Find out more
Winners of Leuka's inaugural Travel Scholarships received their awards at the 19th Annual John Goldman Conference on Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia last month.