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REsearch into POlicy to enhance Physical Activity
ID: 281532
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2016-09-30
In line with the Call’s overall objective, the basic concept of the proposal is to integrate scientific research knowledge (=evidence), expert know-how and the real world policy making processes to increase synergy and sustainability in promoting health and preventing disease...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 100087
Last updated on: 2017-03-22
Network of European funding for Neuroscience research
ID: 291840
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Research into the human brain and its diseases is one of the key challenges of our century, since among the many diseases affecting health, disorders of the brain are major causes for impaired quality of life. Despite some progress in understanding the molecular mechanisms of...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102504
Last updated on: 2016-04-26
Defining the role of xeno-directed and autoimmune events in patients receiving animal-derived bioprosthetic heart valves
ID: 603049
Start date: 2013-09-01, End date: 2018-02-28
TRANSLINK is a project devoted to assessing the mid-to long-term risk factors and improve the outcome of animal (bovine/porcine)-derived Bioprosthetic Heart Valve (BHV) implants. 300,000 patients/year benefit from BHV, a major healthcare problem (second most frequent cardiac ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110147
Last updated on: 2017-06-05
Treat Iron-Related Childhood-Onset Neurodegeneration
ID: 277984
Start date: 2011-11-01, End date: 2015-10-31
Neurodegeneration with brain iron accumulation (NBIA) is a heterogeneous group of rare hereditary neurodegenerative disorders characterized by high levels of brain iron. The most common form is pantothenate kinase-associated neurodegeneration (PKAN). Classic PKAN and most oth...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 101988
Last updated on: 2017-06-05
International Human Microbiome Standards
ID: 261376
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2015-01-31
A detailed understanding of human biology will require characterisation of the human-associated microorganisms, the human microbiome, and of the roles these microbes play in health and disease. Large projects in Europe, the United States, China and Canada target these objecti...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97703
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Systems Biology to Identify Molecular Targets for Vascular Disease Treatment
ID: 603288
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2018-01-31
Asymptomatic vascular damage accumulates for years before patients are identified and subjected to therapeutic measures. The limited knowledge on early vascular disease pathophysiology is reflected in the lack of therapeutic options. SysVasc aims to overcome this limitation b...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 111200
Last updated on: 2016-06-06
Biobank Standardisation and Harmonisation for Research Excellence in the European Union
ID: 261433
Start date: 2010-12-01, End date: 2015-11-30
Given contemporary understanding of the complexity of the causal architecture of common chronic diseases, the next stage of bioclinical scientific progress will depend critically on large-scale pooled analyses of high quality data from many biobanks and bioclinical studies. S...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 96922
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Developing predictors of the health benefits of exercise for individuals
ID: 277936
Start date: 2011-12-01, End date: 2016-05-31
Physical activity is a powerful lifestyle factor that on average reduces risk for development of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Nevertheless, we have demonstrated that following supervised endurance exercise training, 20% of subjects show no change in fitness and 30% de...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102238
Last updated on: 2017-04-03
Global initiative on gene-environment interaction on diabetes/obesity risk
ID: 602068
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2017-09-30
The overall goal of InterConnect is to establish a global network that will facilitate the co-ordination of population research on the interaction between genetic and environmental factors in the aetiology of obesity and diabetes. We aim to establish mechanisms for identifica...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109333
Last updated on: 2016-03-31
Cell-based regenerative medicine: new challenges for EU legislation and governance
ID: 601806
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2016-09-30
This proposal aims at collecting and analysing facts and figures in order to assess the current legislation on the therapeutic use of somatic cells, and to bridge it with the research infrastructure capacity building. Although EU has adopted 3 Directives on Tissues and cells ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109331
Last updated on: 2016-03-31
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