‘I would like to say that the nicotinamide trials I have been involved with have so far been encouraging and I feel proud to know that some day the quality of life of those with Ataxia may be improved.’ Patrick

Natural history study in Friedreich's ataxia (EFACTS)

Trial in London - Testing the effect of a drug called Omaveloxolone (also see trial website) RECRUITMENT NOW CLOSED

Trial in Bristol - Testing the effect of a drug called 'granulocyte colony stimulating factor' in FA (also see here for more information) RECRUITMENT NOW CLOSED

Effectiveness of a speech therapy technique called LSVT in improving communication in people with Friedreich’s ataxia. RECRUITMENT NOW CLOSED

Developing new ways to measure the effect of treatments in FARECRUITMENT NOW CLOSED

Developing a new tool to measure how nerves are affected in FA - The researchers are particularly looking for people who have been diagnosed with FA in the past eight years. RECRUITMENT NOW CLOSED