Welcome to the

Ed Evans Foundation Website

 


"The Foundation was started by Ed in 2006 after being diagnosed with a brain tumour. Unfortunately Ed lost his battle on October 6th 2007 age 27.

 

Ed Evans

 

It was Ed's wish that his family and friends continued the work of the foundation. The foundation's main aim is to raise money for Cancer Research Wales and Brain Tumor research. The foundation also raises money for local worthy causes. "

 

 


Total Money Raised so far:

£180,000

Cancer reseach wales                                        

      Formally Brain Tumour UK                  

 

 

Breaking News.........

Ed Evans Scholarship Awarded

 

The scholarship designed to promote original research in the area of neuro-oncology in memory of Ed, was recently awarded to Professor Mark Gumbleton at Cardiff University. Professor Gumbleton will study cancer stem cells, and how this specialised cell type contributes to the aggressive and treatment resistant features of glioma. In particular, they will examine the function of a molecule called caveolin-1, known to be present in most glioblastomas, although its exact role remains to be determined.

 

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