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Rare disease translational challenges
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Over 1 million people are living with neurodegenerative diseases in the UK alone
We’re investing up to £100m to tackle neurodegenerative conditions
MND Translational Challenge
LifeArc’s multi-million-pound programme to accelerate scientific innovation for people living with MND.
MND Drug Repurposing Programme
Through LifeArc’s Translational Challenge in MND, this funding programme aims to boost drug repurposing in MND by investing at least £5 million in preclinical translation.
MND Insights Group
Share your insights to shape the future of MND research.
MND Collaborative Partnership
Read about our landmark partnership with MND charities and government funders to develop effective MND treatments faster.
Motor Neurone Disease Translational Research Fund
A joint fund created by LifeArc and the Motor Neurone Disease Association (MND Association) and later joined by the My Name’5 Doddie Foundation.
Supporting dementia research
A £30m partnership with UKDRI to accelerate development of new treatments for people with dementia.