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Department of Physiology, Development and Neuroscience


(UK charity: 266360)






This Trust Fund was established by Bob & Patrick in 1973 with donations from patients wishing to support research into the development of IVF technologies.

Find out more about the history and organisation of the Charity by checking the About us section.

The trustees now invite further donations to build an endowment that will commemorate in perpetuity these remarkable pioneers in IVF

All UK and USA donations qualify for tax relief.

Clinics and corporate donors can find out more by cheching the Donors section.

Individual donors can contribute via:

USA donors to the Edwards and Steptoe Fund may give in tax efficient ways via Cambridge in America. Find out how by cheching the Donors section.

2010 saw the ultimate recognition of their work in the award to Robert Edwards of the Nobel Prize for Medicine

Nobel site:

Info about Edwards:

Contact us

By telephone:
+44 (0) 1223 333777

By post:
Martin H Johnson FRS, FRCOG, FRSB, FMedSci
Anatomy School, PDN, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3DY
or Room V5ii, Christ’s College, St. Andrew’s Street, Cambridge CB2 3BU