Research Update

Listed below are examples of projects funded by Friends of Rosie. If you would like more details, please contact us on 0161 834 7333.

Current research studies

Friends of Rosie is currently funding two studies-

image001Dr Martin McCabe and Dr Francois Griaud at The University of Manchester are studying brain tumour (medulloblastoma) tissues to find out if a genetic mutation explains why some types of tumour can survive despite doses of chemotherapy and radiotherapy. Read more…

resarch2Professor Daniela Montaldi at The University of Manchester is investigating the extent and variation of radiotherapy-related damage to the brain (temporal lobe and prefrontal cortex) in childhood and young adult survivors of medulloblastoma.

Completed research studies 

Please click here to see a list of other research studies we have funded