Funding


Current Funding (Last 5 Years)


TitleAward body and callInvestigator and roleAmount (£)Year of award
Clinical Validation of Optical Molecular Alveoscopy for the Immediate Bed-Side Diagnosis of Pneumonia in the Intensive Care UnitWellcome Translation Funding AwardDark
(Co-applicant)
2,475,1372017

Rapid tests for fungal infection: A-Stop StudyNIHR HTA CommissionDark
(Co-applicant)
1,611,0952017

Above Cuff Vocalisation with the Blue Line Ultra Suctionaid tubeSmiths Medical. Investigator-initiatedMcGrath
(Lead applicant)
5,6222016

Better Tracheostomy CareHealth Foundation Evidence into Practice AwardMcGrath
(Lead applicant)
47,5002016

Biomarker-guided duration of antibiotic treatment in hospitalised patients with moderate or severe sepsisNIHR Health Technology AssessmentDark
(Lead applicant)

Felton
(Co-applicant)
1,600,0002016

Developing ‘liquid biopsy’ to realise rapid diagnosis of infection and sepsisManchester MRC Molecular Pathology Innovation Centre Innovation and Technologies Pump Priming grantDark
(Co-applicant)

Felton
(Co-applicant)
50,0002016

Phase 2 clinical evaluation of a novel biosensor to rapidly test for urine pathogens and determine antibiotic sensitivitiesSmall Business Research Initiative for HealthcareMcGrath
(Co-applicant)
979,5372016

Career development awardManchester Academic Health Sciences Centre ‘Step Up’ AwardMcGrath
(Lead applicant)
14,4002015

Career development awardManchester Academic Health Sciences Centre ‘Step Up’ AwardFelton
(Lead applicant)
8,4002015

Implementing the Global Tracheostomy CollaborativeHealth Foundation Spreading Improvement AwardMcGrath
(Lead applicant)

Bentley
(Co-applicant)

Felton
(Co-applicant)
399,9602015

Phase 1 evaluation of a biosensor to assess bioburden and antimicrobial sensitivity at the point of careSmall Business Research Initiative for HealthcareMcGrath
(Co-applicant)
100,0002015

Breath Analysis in Intensive Care: Proof of Concept for Non-Invasive Diagnosis of Ventilator Associated PneumoniaNIHR Invention for Innovation grantDark
(Co-applicant)

Felton
(Co-applicant)
427,6612014

Implementing the Global Tracheostomy CollaborativeHealth Foundation Shine AwardMcGrath
(Lead applicant)
74,9962014

Minimising the risks of emergence of antibiotic resistance during therapy by precise regimen individualisation and use of combination therapyNIHR Research for Patient Benefit grantFelton
(Co-applicant)
348,3342014

REST Trial (Extracorporeal CO2 Removal for protective lung ventilation in ARDSNIHR Health Technology AssessmentBentley
(Co-applicant)
1,200,0002014

Bedside monitoring of infection based on exhaled breath in ICUFP7 Marie Curie Industry-Academia Partnerships and PathwaysDark
(Co-applicant)
233,2342013

A rapid near-patient testing system for the detection of microbial pathogens in bloodInnovate UKDark
(Lead applicant)
1,600,0002012

The PAINTED study; Pandemic Influenza triage in the emergency departmentNIHR Health Technology AssessmentBentley
(Co-applicant)
325,4802012

Validation of protein biomarkers to identify early onset of systemic inflammation and sepsisInnovate UKDark
(Lead applicant)
400,0002012

Total Grant Income =£11,901,356