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  • Leuka blood cancer researchers in the laboratory

    UCL Great Ormond Street Institute of Child Health and University of Oxford researchers awarded prestigious new Project Grants

    14 December 2017

    We are delighted to announce the award of two new Project Grants totaling almost £500,000!

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  • Leuka travel scholarship awards ceremony - Leuka International Scholarship Fund

    Scientists worldwide benefit from Leuka scholarships

    16 November 2017

    Winners of Leuka's inaugural Travel Scholarships received their awards at the 19th Annual John Goldman Conference on Chronic Myeloid Leukaemia last month.

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  • Dr Lisa Hopcroft

    Prestigious Fellowships awarded to four exceptional women scientists

    07 November 2017

    New awards worth over £490,000 go to Leuka’s 2017 John Goldman Fellows

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    Leuka puts £1 million into clinical trials programme to give new hope to thousands of blood cancer patients

    01 November 2017

    The ambitious IMPACT clinical trials programme aims to improve the lives of children and adults who receive stem cell transplants.

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  • Sergey Krysov

    Spotlight on Science: Q&A with Dr Sergey Krysov

    25 October 2017

    Dr Sergey Krysov, a Leuka John Goldman Fellow at Barts Cancer Institute, London, sat down for a chat with our Chief Executive Olive Boles.

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  • Olive Boles

    We must support scientists in the search for solutions

    19 October 2016

    Our Chief Executive Olive Boles recently featured in the Camden New Times to discuss Leuka and our need to support scientists in their research to fight blood cancers.

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  • Andy Donaldson

    The wonders of research

    03 October 2016

    Leuka supporter Andy Donaldson shares with us why his Chronic Myeloid Leukameia diagnosis hasn’t stopped him from leading a fairly normal life.

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  • two researchers a a machine

    John Goldman Fellowships for Future Science open for applications

    31 January 2015

    Leuka is delighted to announce a new fellowship programme created in honour of the late John Goldman to continue his legacy in leukaemia and related research. 

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  • Mary Alikian, Research Assistant and Part-Time PhD Student at Imperial College London.

    Guest Blog – leukaemia and blood cancer researchers think digital

    11 April 2014

    Mary Alikian is a Leuka funded Research Assistant and Part-Time PhD Student at Imperial College London. Here she tells us about a new initiative to get leukaemia and blood cancer researchers thinking digital.

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  • Garrick Coleman with his wife Rita and son Benjie

    Living with multiple myeloma

    28 February 2014

    Garrick suffers from multiple myeloma – an incurable blood cancer with an average life expectancy of seven years. Fourteen years after diagnosis he is still benefitting from advances in science and pioneering new therapies

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    Supporting young scientists – Cristina Trento

    23 October 2013

    "It was extremely important for my career to come to Imperial College London and I wouldn’t have had this opportunity if it wasn’t for Leuka."

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  • Alex in the NYC marathon in 2012

    CML blog – my research into epigenetics

    13 February 2013

    My name is Alex, one of the haematology clinical research fellows at the Hammersmith Hospital. I am delighted to be able to update you on the work that I carry out here in the laboratory thanks to the generous support of Leuka.

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  • Clinical Research Fellow: Neha Bhatnagar

    Leuka funds 'first-time' research in myeloid Leukaemia and Down's Syndrome

    29 January 2013

    The study is being carried out in conjunction with the University of Oxford, and it's hoped that the project will provide an important insight into leukaemic cells helping scientists to understand the development of other leukaemias.

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    Grant awarded to University of Glasgow

    24 September 2012

    Leuka funds back exciting new collaboration between immunology, haematology, and epigenetics.

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