Genetic changes in tumours could help predict if patients will respond to immunotherapy Researchers at the Francis Crick Institute, the UCL Cancer Institute, and the Cancer Research UK Lung Cancer Centre of Excellence have identified genetic changes in tumours which could be used to predict if immunotherapy drugs would be effective in individual patients. Immunotherapies…

Read More

ROSETREES ENTERPRISE FELLOWSHIP AWARD We are delighted to announce that Dr Christopher Chapman of Imperial College has been awarded a Rosetrees Enterprise Fellowship.  The £180,000 award will fund three years of development of an implantable device to deliver precision chemotherapeutic release. The aim is to significantly improve the efficacy of treatment for hard-to-treat cancers, such…

Read More

Rosetrees Trust Interdisciplinary Award 2020 We are delighted to announce that the winners of the Rosetrees Trust Interdisciplinary Award 2020 are Professor Quentin Sattentau (Oxford University) and Professor Ben Davis (Rosalind Franklin Institute and Oxford University). The team will receive an award of £300,000 over three years to fund their research on creating a vaccine…

Read More

Professor Ravi Gupta/ Time magazine 100 most influential people in 2020 Huge congratulations to Professor Ravi Gupta who has been listed in Time magazine’s ‘100 most influential people of 2020’. Included along household names such as Killing Eve writer Phoebe Waller-Bridge,  Formula 1 driver Lewis Hamilton, President Donald Trump and Chancellor Angela Merkel,  Professor Gupta’s…

Read More