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Medical technology proof of concept awards expressions of interest deadline 5 January

Published on 17 December 2014

We are currently accepting expressions of interest for our medical technologies proof of concept awards with a deadline of 5 January 2015.

In a new initiative Arthritis Research UK and Medical Technologies Innovation and Knowledge Centre have joined together to offer funding and project management support to progress research ideas with commercial potential.

Funding is intended to develop or evaluate innovative technologies that address musculoskeletal conditions; in particular projects that develop the following:

  • Medical devices
  • Orthotics
  • Implantable therapeutic delivery
  • Assisted living technologies
  • Imaging

Any academic, clinician and allied health care professional at an eligible UK institution. Collaborations with industry are welcomed. Maximum support that can be requested is £100k.

Expression of interest forms should be sent to For more information contact the research department on  or 0300 7900 403.

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