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Grant Opportunities

ADDF-Harrington Scholar Award

This programme provides dedicated support from a project management team and pharmaceutical industry experts, as well as funding of up to $600,000. The call for letters of intent opened 1 June 2022. Learn more.

Harrington UK Rare Disease Scholar Award

This programme provides UK researchers with a unique opportunity for funding and personalised discovery and development support. The call for letters of intent opened 13 June 2022. Learn more.

Watch the most recent Oxford-Harrington Rare Disease Centre webinar, Accelerating Cures in Rare Disase, to learn how the OHC brings together the strengths and capabilities of the University of Oxford in the UK and the Harrington Discovery Institute in Cleveland, Ohio, US.

Scholar Spotlight

Oxford-Harrington Rare Disease Centre to Advance Novel Treatment for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy

The Oxford-Harrington Rare Disease Centre (OHC), a partnership of the University of Oxford and Harrington Discovery Institute at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio, today announced its support of a novel treatment for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a rare neuromuscular disease characterized by progressive muscle degeneration and weakness. The research project is led by Angela Russell, DPhil, who is Professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the University of Oxford and a 2021 Harrington UK Rare Disease Scholar. Learn more. 

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Your Research

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The Opportunity

Philanthropic funding with no strings

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Our Goal 

To create next generation medicines

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