We've been leading research into all lung conditions for over 30 years. Today, it remains at the heart of what we do.
People get a new diagnosis of lung disease every week
somebody dies from lung disease.
hospital admissions a year are due to lung disease
Our research stories
Identifying those at risk of COPD
Gavin is a professor in respiratory studies at Imperial College London. He's working on a study that hopes to identify people at risk of developing COPD in order to treat it early.
Ground-breaking research from the European Respiratory Society Congress
Ian, from our research team, attending this year's virtual European Respiratory Society Annual Congress. Here he discusses his highlights from the conference and how our funding is helping young researchers share their work.
How COVID-19 has created new opportunities for respiratory research and innovation
As the annual ERS Congress takes place, virtually of course, Kay Boycott (Chief Executive of Asthma UK and British Lung Foundation) considers the opportunity presented by COVID-19 to drive forward game-changing research and innovation for respiratory disease.
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