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The latest news from The PBC Foundation.

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  • International PBC Day 2017

    International PBC Day 2017

    Posted: Sep 27th, 2017

    We would like to offer our deepest thanks and appreciation to everyone who gave their time in organising an event in support of International PBC Day 2017. The number of events increased to over 40 in the UK with many more worldwide...
  • BASL Meeting in Coventry

    BASL Meeting in Coventry

    Posted: Sep 22nd, 2017

      Our CEO Collette Thain MBE, attended a meeting of British Association for the Study of the Liver (BASL) at the University of Warwick in Coventry yesterday.  Invited as a guest speaker by Intercept on the subject of Evolving...
  • Statement from the Medical Advisory Committee of PBC Foundation

    Posted: Sep 21st, 2017

    Obeticholic acid (OCA) has recently been licenced in the UK and many other countries around the world for the treatment of people with PBC and is used in those who have not fully responded to or who are intolerant of Ursodeoxycholic...
  • Nursing in Practice (NIP)and Best Practice

    Posted: Sep 19th, 2017

    We will be attending the following Nursing in Practice and Best Practice events where we will have the opportunity to distribute our information to nurses, exhibitors and other attendees to raise further awareness of PBC.  Please...
  • Edinburgh Kiltwalk

    Edinburgh Kiltwalk

    Posted: Sep 19th, 2017

    On Sunday 17th September, the chairman of our board, Adrian Innes and his two colleagues, Thomas and Riley, set off to walk through Edinburgh for the annual and gruelling 26 mile Kilt Walk event.   They successfully completed...
  • PBC Day Event Updates

    Posted: Sep 7th, 2017

    Any updates pertaining to events being held on PBC Day will be posted below; Linlithgow: A Pedal for Scotland event is being held on the same day. This means that road closures affect the the town. Be aware that parking may be limited...
  • Donor Memorial Day : Edinburgh : 9th Sept

    Posted: Sep 1st, 2017

    Liver Transplant Support UK, SC046155, invite you to join them at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh, on Saturday 9th September, to remember our donors by visiting The National Memorial for Organ and Tissue Donors.  Please contact...