Funding successes: June 2023

Congratulations to all members of the Department who have recently been awarded research grants. Here is our round-up of the latest funding successes.

Please note, this list comprises awards that have recently been set up on College’s grants management system, with some manual additions. It may not, therefore, include all new grants awarded to Principal Investigators in the Department.

Project Lead Funder Combined Scheme Project Title Amount
Samaneh Kouchaki UK DRI Ltd UK DRI Pilot Award Programme A feasibility study to evaluate the use of electronic healthcare records for dementia screening £47,800
Nathan Skene UK DRI Ltd Translation Award Development of a kit for droplet-based single-cell multi-omic TIP-seq and RNA profiling £162,500
Magdalena Anita Jones Alzheimer’s Society Clinician and healthcare professionals training fellowships At-home digital evaluation of sleep, night time behaviour and treatment in Alzheimer’s disease £326,400
Paul Edison Alzheimer’s Association Part the Cloud Translational Research Funding Evaluating oral semaglutide as a treatment for Alzheimer’s disease £704,300
Edward Rhodes EPSRC Engineering & Physical Sciences Research Council CLOSENIT CloseNIT – Closed-loop temporal interference stimulation (TI) to alleviate Bradykinesia in Parkinson’s Disease £39,800
Richard Nicholas Multiple Sclerosis Trials Collaboration (MSTC) Research Grant (PhD Support) Investigating the MS prodrome: setting up the clinical study £90,600
Sadra Sadeh Imperial – Nanyang Technological University Collaboration Fund will Research Grant Biologically constrained dynamical modelling of claustral network function £14,300