Asthma research uncovered

Three amazing asthma researchers have got together to raise £10,000 to help fund more life-changing work for people with asthma. You can now find out about the research they’re doing.

Meet Dr Luke Daines

Asthma UK funds innovative researchers like Dr Luke Daines because we’re committed to improving the lives of people with asthma.

Video: Meet Dr Luke Daines

Asthma UK funds innovative researchers like Dr Luke Daines because we’re committed to improving the lives of people with asthma.

Data is amazing. Data could transform how asthma is diagnosed. Working as a GP on the front line of primary care, Dr Luke Daines understands the challenges of accurately diagnosing asthma. He knows what a slow and frustrating experience it can be for patients too.

By using data and by developing an easy to use diagnostic tool, Luke’s determined that future patients get a quick and accurate diagnosis of asthma, so they can receive the right treatment sooner.

Asthma UK supports innovative research and researchers like Luke need your support to deliver practical solutions that help people with asthma. Show your support to researchers like Luke today, by donating to the Asthma Research Uncovered Crowdfund today.

Help support asthma research that could soon make a difference

Many people think researchers work in labs and wear white coats. Dr Luke Daines however does his research using data on a computer. Luke is working on an easy to use and accurate way of diagnosing asthma. If researchers like Luke are going to change lives, they’ll need your support.

Explore these other pioneering asthma research projects

Dr Hans Michael Haitchi is exploring the potential of gene-blocking treatments to prevent or even reverse asthma

How can new technology like smart inhalers and apps help children take their inhalers properly?

Want to get asthma tips straight to your inbox?

Sign up now to hear from us by email and you’ll receive hints and tips on managing asthma.