Detox system and DNA repair – under examination
Interestingly, proteins such as proliferating cell nuclear antigen (PCNA) and cytosolic sulfotransferases (SULTs) are ubiquitous in living organisms. EU funded researchers used protein engineering, biochemical and genetic approaches to study their action.
The rise of the east and the west
Historical research examines the comparative economic history, focussing on cosmology and culture that promoted or restrained the production of knowledge in the Orient and the Occident.
The influence of troubadour poetry
An investigation of poetry written in the 14th and 15th centuries in the Crown of Aragon in the Iberian Peninsula helped to provide insight on the edition, study and interpretation of the troubadour poetry.
The role of civil conflicts in poverty
The past 30 years have seen many civil conflicts in developing countries. It is therefore crucial to understand the roots and the consequences of these conflicts, in order to fight poverty.
A study on the evolution of the concept of work
Work has since the late 19th century gradually become a matter of state policy, regulating it and intervening in labour relations. This has also contributed to the normalisation of new social facts, such as work, labour market and unemployment.