Research Grants

Research Grants Awarded to Dr Andreas Makris

NIHR Health Technology Assessment programme

2011-2014
£1.96 million
Co-Chief Investigator
OPTIMA: The clinical and cost-effectiveness of personalized care in the treatment of women with breast cancer

BIDD/CRUK

2011-2013
£255,560
Co-applicant
Validation of FLT-PET as a predictive biomarker in breast cancer

Herts and Essex CLRN

2011-2013
£10,385
Chief Investigator
The use of Functional Imaging techniques to optimize the treatment of Breast Cancer: A Multiparametric approach

Breast Cancer Research Trust

2011-2013
£40,000
Chief Investigator
The use of Functional Imaging techniques to optimize the treatment of Breast Cancer: A Multiparametric approach

Academic Partnership Challenge Fund

2011-2013
£40,000
Co-Chief Investigator
Optimization of neoadjuvant chemotherapy for the treatment of early breast cancer

Academic Partnership Challenge Fund

2011-2013
£8,750
Co-Chief Investigator
Volumetric perfusion CT in the assessment of primary breast cancer: technical optimization and validation against immunohistochemical markers of angiogenesis, hypoxia and proliferation

Breast Cancer Campaign

2011-12
£20,000
Chief Investigator
Project: Evaluation of FLT-PET in predicting response to neoadjuvant therapy in breast cancer.

Roche

2009-2010
£15,000
Chief Investigator
Project: Investigation of early anti-angiogenic and proapoptotic effects of bevacizumab and combination chemotherapy using functional MRI techniques

Breast Cancer Research Trust

2008-2010
£99,874
Chief Investigator
Research grant to support MD research fellow
Project: Investigation of early anti-angiogenic and proapoptotic effects of bevacizumab and combination chemotherapy using functional MRI techniques

Hertfordshire Consortium R&D

2008
£7,768.61
Chief Investigator
Research Grant to support the refurbishment of the premises of the Breast Unit

Breast Cancer Research Trust

2008
£20,000
Joint-Chief Investigator
Collaboration with University College London
Research grant for microarray analysis
Project: Assessment transcriptional response to nuclear ERBB2

Hertfordshire Consortium R&D

2006-2010
£15,000
Chief Investigator
Research grant to support costs of DCE-MRI and Flt-PET scans
Project: Use of functional imaging to assess response during primary systemic therapy in operable breast cancer

Breast Cancer Research Trust

2006-2009
£110,000
Joint-Chief Investigator
Collaboration with University College London
Research grant to support PhD Thesis
Project: Interaction of ERBB inhibition and chemotherapy in
breast cancer

Research Grants Awarded to Dr David Miles

Trial of 6 vs 12 months trastuzumab for the adjuvant treatment of breast cancer (Persephone trial)

2007-2012
Co-PI Health Technology Assessment: £2M grant over 5 years.
Grant holder: Dr David Miles

Ongoing support from Cancer Research UK

£120,000 per annum
Data Section
Grant holder: Dr David Miles

Ongoing research support from Cancer Research UK

£330,000 per annum
Breast Cancer Biology Group
Grant holders: Joyce Taylor-Papadimitriou, Dr David Miles