On 1 January 2020, Asthma UK and the British Lung Foundation merged to become a new charity – the Asthma UK and British Lung Foundation. 

Asthma UK

www.asthma.org.uk

Twitter: @asthmauk

Primary research areas

Respiratory

Additional research areas

Inflammatory and immune system

Grant types

Fellowship,  Project (typically <4 years),  Postgraduate studentship

British Lung Foundation

www.blf.org.uk

Twitter: @lunguk

Primary research areas

Respiratory

Additional research areas

Cancer,  Cardiovascular,  End of life care,  Infection,  Inflammatory and immune system,  Musculoskeletal

Grant types

Fellowship,  Travel and meetings,  Project (typically <4 years),  Postgraduate studentship,  Clinical trial