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Brain Tumour Research

EDM number 1075 in 2017-19, proposed by Jim Shannon on 14/03/2018.
Categorised under the topics of Diseases, Health finance and Research and innovation.

That this House notes the Department of Health and Social Care task and finish working group report on brain tumour research which seeks to increase the level and impact of brain tumour research and congratulates them on progress to date; further notes that brain tumours are indiscriminate and continue to kill more children and adults under the age of 40 than any other cancer; pays tribute to Baroness Tessa Jowell in her campaign against brain cancer; supports calls for the Government to give a clear statement of how funding for brain tumour research will increase in addition to the next 10 years over the commitment of £20 million from the National Institute for Health Research and of what level is adequate overall; looks forward to receiving a copy of the task and finish working group report and its recommendations; and calls for clarification of how the recommendations are to be advanced, monitored, and placed on public record.

This motion has been signed by a total of 23 MPs.

Jim Shannon14/03/2018StrangfordDUPProposed
David Simpson14/03/2018Upper BannDUPSeconded
Paul Girvan14/03/2018South AntrimDUPSeconded
Ian Paisley Jnr14/03/2018North AntrimDUPSeconded
Gregory Campbell14/03/2018East LondonderryDUPSeconded
Gavin Robinson14/03/2018Belfast EastDUPSeconded
Jeffrey M Donaldson14/03/2018Lagan ValleyDUPSigned
Mary Glindon15/03/2018North TynesideLabourSigned
Peter Bottomley16/03/2018Worthing WestConservativeSigned
Edward Davey16/03/2018Kingston and SurbitonLiberal DemocratSigned
David Linden19/03/2018Glasgow EastScottish National PartySigned
Michael Penning20/03/2018Hemel HempsteadConservativeSigned
Jim Cunningham20/03/2018Coventry SouthLabourSigned
Layla Moran21/03/2018Oxford West and AbingdonLiberal DemocratSigned
Alistair Carmichael21/03/2018Orkney and ShetlandLiberal DemocratSigned
Marie Rimmer21/03/2018St Helens South and WhistonLabourSigned
Bob Blackman21/03/2018Harrow EastConservativeSigned
Kelvin Hopkins21/03/2018Luton NorthLabourSigned
Julian Lewis21/03/2018New Forest EastConservativeSigned
Ruth George27/03/2018High PeakLabourSigned
Albert Owen28/03/2018Ynys MLabourSigned
Rosie Cooper16/04/2018West LancashireLabourSigned
Nigel Dodds16/04/2018Belfast NorthDUPSigned

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