The CO Research Trust are pleased to announce that it has awarded £400K in grants this year, to help improve the understanding of carbon monoxide exposure.


The Trust held an open grant call at the end of 2023. After a rigorous process of application and interviews, three projects have been selected for support in the 2023/24 round.


CO Research Trust CEO, Adrian McConnell said.

"This year we were pleased with the number of applications received and our Trustees were impressed by the quality and depth of those applications. After careful debate, we have chosen three projects which align with our research priorities and will help to further the work to better understand the risks posed by carbon monoxide poisoning."


The three projects that have been awarded grants are:

Manchester Metropolitan University

“Characterising the cell – specific effects of low-level carbon monoxide exposure during vertebrate cardiac development”


UK Health Security Agency

“Improving national CO guidance to inform midwives and maternity staff”


East of England Ambulance Service NHS Trust

“Measuring air pollution from Ambulances”


The latest round of grant awards means the Trust has invested over £4.4million in research projects to date.


For further details on the individual projects please visit https://www.coresearchtrust.or...;
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About the CO Research Trust

The CO Research Trust is a registered charity which was established in 2005. The vision of the charity is a world where people are not exposed to carbon monoxide (CO).


For further information contact Kimberly Allen kimberly@coresearchtrust.org

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