Brain Research UK

Brain Research UK

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  • Health and well being / research and care

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National - Britain


Brain Research UK funds essential neurological research to discover the causes, develop new treatments and improve the lives of those affected.

In the UK, it is estimated that 11 million people are living with a neurological condition. Altogether, there are more than 600 neurological conditions. 

We fund the best neurological research to improve lives of those affected. Our promise is: We will improve the lives of those affected by one of hundreds of neurological conditions through the funding of the best research and accelerating its progress.

We encourage the brain research community to accelerate progress by sharing knowledge and nurturing future talent.



We fund the best neurological research at centres of excellence throughout the UK:

·         We fund ground-breaking basic and clinical research into neurological disease;

·         We translate research discoveries into better treatments for patients;

·         We support the next generation of neuroscientists and their discoveries.

As the only general neurological research charity, we are committed to funding the best research to help the progress of neurological research to the benefit of all those affected.

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