Skeletal muscle stem cells as a paradigm for repair, maintenance and regeneration of connective tissues.

Lead Research Organisation: Imperial College London
Department Name: Unlisted

Abstract

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Publications

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Description MRC Translational Stem Cell Research Committee (TSCRC) Grant
Amount £1,215,190 (GBP)
Organisation Medical Research Council (MRC) 
Sector Public
Country United Kingdom
Start 06/2010 
End 05/2014
 
Description Muscular Dystrophy Campaign
Amount £228,275 (GBP)
Organisation Muscular Dystrophy UK 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United Kingdom
Start 01/2009 
End 01/2012
 
Description Research grant
Amount € 23,000 (EUR)
Funding ID 16280 
Organisation French Muscular Dystrophy Association (AFM) 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country France
Start 11/2012 
End 10/2013
 
Description Research leadership
Amount £116,126 (GBP)
Funding ID V1300 
Organisation Great Ormond Street Hospital Children's Charity (GOSHCC) 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United Kingdom
Start 04/2013 
End 03/2016
 
Description Wellcome Trust University Award (The role of stem and progenitor cell populations in skeletal muscle homeostasis, repair and regeneration)
Amount £559,676 (GBP)
Funding ID 084241 
Organisation Wellcome Trust 
Sector Charity/Non Profit
Country United Kingdom
Start 02/2008 
End 08/2013
 
Description Action Duchenne Conference 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Type Of Presentation Paper Presentation
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Participants in your research and patient groups
Results and Impact Talk on stem cells to Action Duchenne annual conference, which is attended by approximately 200 parents and carers. The presentation led to questions and general discussion.

Interest from parents of Duchenne muscular dystrophy patients
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2008
 
Description Muscular Dystrophy Campaign Symposium -keynote lecture 
Form Of Engagement Activity A talk or presentation
Part Of Official Scheme? No
Geographic Reach National
Primary Audience Participants in your research and patient groups
Results and Impact gave invited lecture entitled "stem cells and inherited diseases of muscle".

Interest from patients and families
Year(s) Of Engagement Activity 2007