Your donations and fundraising support research into disease and injury of the brain, spine and nerves.
This research is undertaken in Australian Universities and Teaching hospitals.
Some of the specific areas of research funded have been in the following areas:
Brain Cancer—how cancer invades the brain
Brain Tumours – reducing swelling and long-term damage
Parkinson’s disease—slowing the advancement of Parkinson’s disease
Concussion—preventing long-term damage
Stroke—minimising brain tissue damage
Spinal Cord Injury—restoring function
Traumatic Brain Injury—how to stop life threatening brain swelling
Paediatric Research—shunt infections and traumatic brain injury.