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  • Garrod Day Coffee Morning 2018 - On The Day

    Date: 28-Nov-2018

    Yesterday was the annual Garrod Day Coffee Morning. We celebrated Sir Archibald Garrod’s birthday. Garrod Day is a day coined by the AKU Society; this is our fourth year celebrating Sir Archibald’s birthday. We celebrated it on the 26th of November this year as his birthday .. ...more

  • Sir Archibald Garrod and Garrod Day 2018

    Date: 01-Nov-2018

    Garrod Day is quickly approaching. It’s a very important day in the history of alkaptonuria (AKU). In this week’s blog we celebrate all of Sir Archibald Garrod’s fantastic achievements and discuss how you can make an impact by hosting your own coffee morning for Garrod Day... ...more

  • October at the AKU Society

    Date: 25-Oct-2018

    The AKU Society has had a hectic month. In today’s blog, we hear about what each team member has been up to. Our Fundraising Officer, Juliet, and Patient Support Manager, Lesley, were both in Glasgow for the Findacure (https://www.findacure.org.uk/)Showcase on the 10th Oc.. ...more

  • Stand Up For AKU Comedy Night Spectacular!

    Date: 10-Oct-2018

    Last week we held our third annual Stand Up for AKU Comedy Night in Cambridge, at the snug and cheerful Portland Arms (http://theportlandarms.co.uk/wp/). This week’s blog is about the evening and how we raised awareness for AKU. The night was a massive success, and we raised £469.. ...more




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Garrod Day Coffee Morning 2018 - On The Day
28-Nov-2018

Yesterday was the annual Garrod Day Coffee Morning. We celebrated Sir Archibald Garrod&.. ...more

Sir Archibald Garrod and Garrod Day 2018
01-Nov-2018

Garrod Day is quickly approaching. It’s a very important day in the history of alkapto.. ...more

October at the AKU Society
25-Oct-2018

The AKU Society has had a hectic month. In today’s blog, we hear about what each team .. ...more

Stand Up For AKU Comedy Night Spectacular!
10-Oct-2018

Last week we held our third annual Stand Up for AKU Comedy Night in Cambridge, at the snug a.. ...more

Farewell from Reece
26-Sep-2018

Reece, our Admin and Communications Officer, is leaving our team at the end of this week. He is goin.. ...more