Current research projects

Research projects currently open for patient participation

Research opportunities and current projects


These projects are either currently recruiting participants, or ongoing projects that you can join at any time. Please click on the project title for more information.


For research scientists

The AbScent Research Grant 001 is open for applications.

Are you a researcher looking for patient participation? Please get in touch.


For patients - take part in research 

These projects are recruiting

Sense of smell project
Summary: An online survey to improve understanding of patient experience.
Project lead: AbScent
Type: Survey
Criteria: Experience of smell loss. Age 16 or over.
Closing date: Open

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Summary: An app to record symptoms, collecting anonymised data for a variety of uses.
Project lead: AbScent
Type: Real-time recording
Criteria: Experience of smell loss. Age 16 or over. UK resident.
Closing date: Open

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