News on NF2 Research Funding

News on NF2 Research Funding

Funding for Studies into Tumours of the Nervous System

A research team from Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry has received grants amounting to over £400,000 from the Medical Research Council and Cancer Research UK to investigate why the mechanisms that suppress the growth and multiplication of tumours in the brain and nervous system do not work in some people, and to show how a new drug could be used as an alternative treatment to surgery.

Find out more about this on The Neuro Foundation website: http://www.nfauk.org/about/80