Shire Plc funding

Shire supports independent research relating to disease areas of interest to Shire, that is;
  • Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Binge Eating Disorder
  • Hypoparathyroidism
  • Short Bowel Syndrome
  • Adrenal Insufficiency
  • Hereditary Angioedema
  • Hunter Syndrome
  • Fabry Disease
  • Gaucher Disease
  • Dry eye disease
  • Solid and Liquid Tumors
  • Hemophilia A and B
  • Primary immunodeficiency
Proposals can be basic science, preclinical (in vitro or in vivo animal) or clinical investigations. Shire also considers interventional or observational study designs and prospective or retrospective study designs. 
Varian Medical Systems   
Varian Medical Systems is a manufacturer of medical devices and software for the use of radiation in a clinical setting. Varian Research Grants Programs aim to novel ideas for new products and features, clinical evidence of the benefits of radiation, and key data on emerging trends.