Strategic Partnership in Skeletal Muscle Biology

Lead Research Organisation: King's College London
Department Name: Randall Div of Cell and Molecular Biophy

Abstract

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Description A collaborator of a partner for this grant has secured funding from the Wellcome Trust to research the onset of diabetes and how this linked to diet and metabolism in India. This arose as a consequence of her collaboration with the UK partner who used the funds to travel to India and establish this interaction.
Exploitation Route no
Sectors Healthcare

 
Description A postdoc from a partner institute in India who was funded through this grant was able to perform research in a UK laboratory and then use this to secure a job at a biotech company in Cambridge. The impact in this case is that a skilled research scientist was recruited to the UK marketplace to the benefit of a UK company.
First Year Of Impact 2013
Sector Pharmaceuticals and Medical Biotechnology
Impact Types Economic

 
Description Internation Partnership Award
Amount £26,311 (GBP)
Funding ID BB/I025883/1 
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 04/2011 
End 04/2015
 
Description International Exchanges Scheme - 2016/R3 (Standard Programme)
Amount £11,432 (GBP)
Funding ID IE161413 
Organisation The Royal Society 
Sector Academic/University
Country United Kingdom
Start 04/2017 
End 03/2019
 
Description Modelling of DUX4-induced pathophysiology and screening for phamacological therapies in a novel model of Facioscapulohumeral dystrophy
Amount £113,417 (GBP)
Funding ID 17GRO-PS48-0084 
Organisation Muscular Dystrophy UK 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United Kingdom
Start 10/2017 
End 09/2021
 
Description Research Grant
Amount £290,894 (GBP)
Funding ID BB/K010115/1 
Organisation Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 07/2013 
End 06/2016
 
Description Research grant
Amount € 22,203 (EUR)
Funding ID 19105 
Organisation French Muscular Dystrophy Association (AFM) 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country France
Start 04/2015 
End 03/2016