Rosetrees is a private charity which uses entrepreneurial skills to find and fund the best medical research.

We support outstanding thinkers with new ideas to improve treatments and one day find cures.

Blood vessel network in colorectal cancer imaged using OPT.

Blood vessel network in human colorectal cancer, imaged using OPT.                     Rosetrees symposium at Institute of Child Health, UCL, 2017.

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Dr. Simon-Walker-Samuel, UCL

We have a simple application and reporting system and a personal approach meeting researchers once a year. Formed in 1987, Rosetrees gives long term support to the best researchers to develop their ideas and achieve medical breakthroughs.

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Dr. Melina Schuh, MPI, Göttingen

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Dr. Melina Schuh, MPI, Göttingen

Thank you all for your incredible response regarding our emergency funding call for COVID-19 related research. We have received a large number of outstanding applications, and we are now reviewing these. We will update you as soon as possible regarding next steps.

And it gets even better... @RosetreesT are providing funds to specifically develop a 'Physics of Medicine' arm to @PhysicsofLifeUK over the next 3 years. If you want to keep up to date with our funding opportunities sign up to our newsletter

UPDATE: We are receiving a large number of enquiries for our emergency COVID-19 funding.

Please could you send in a one-page summary with background, hypothesis, potential impact, time-frame, and indicative costs. Could you also send a CV of the PI.

Deadline is COB tomorrow.

We are making available emergency funding for COVID-19 related research. If you have an innovative proposal that will have short-term impact, please contact us and we will consider it.

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