Since 2013 the Trust has provided funding to a wide range of academic bodies, statutory organisations, charities, voluntary groups, social housing associations, local authorities, and others that meet our chosen areas of focus for research.

Below you will find details of all our funded research projects, including final reports, where we have them.

Click here to read all the papers published following CORT-funded research projects.


Cranfield University


Cranfield University - The efficient operation of regulation and legislation: An holistic approach to understanding the effect of carbon monoxide on mortality

This research investigates the opportunities offered by the introduction of the medical examiner system and recent scientific developments, which have ... Read more


Institute of Occupational Medicine


Institute of Occupational Medicine - Solid Fuel Review

Solid Fuel Review, Institute of Occupational Medicine Read more


University College London


University College London - Unravelling the Mechanism of Carbon Monoxide Toxicity (Part 2)

This project studied the role of reactive oxygen species (ROS) and oxidative stress in the mechanism of neuronal cell death induced by carbon monoxide ... Read more


Liverpool John Moores’ University


Liverpool John Moores’ University – Surviving Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning: An Interpretative Phenomenological Analysis

This study aimed to fill a gap in the academic literature that informs healthcare practice. At the present time, a great deal is known about symptomol ... Read more


Newcastle University


Newcastle University – Identification of Protein Markers in Peripheral Blood Lymphocytes Following CO Exposure

Department of Health (DH) statistics state that every year in England and Wales, approximately 30 people die from CO poisoning, that 200 people are ad ... Read more


University College London


University College London – Determinants of CO Exposure in the English Housing Stock: Modelling Current and Possible Future Risks

Using available national-level survey data (English Housing Survey) as a basis, this project examined the presence of potential CO emission sources an ... Read more

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