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Linking Epidemiology and Laboratory Research on Transboundary Animal Diseases and zoonoses in China and EU
ID: 613804
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2016-10-31
The continuous growth of the world population translates into a demand of animal protein that can only be achieved through technological advances in farming, intensification, and expansion of farmed land. These pressures, combined with the increasing international trade of an...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 110546
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Development and Coordination of Synthetic Biology in the European Research Area
ID: 291728
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
Synthetic biology is an emerging and promising research area with the potential to have a strong impact on innovation and technological progress that is beneficial for the economy and for society as a whole. It is an area at the intersection of engineering, bioscience, chemis...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101684
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Connecting the animal genome, gastrointestinal microbiomes and nutrition to improve digestion efficiency and the environmental impacts of ruminant livestock production
ID: 289319
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
This project will integrate at the highest possible level expertise and technologies to increase the efficiency and decrease the environmental footprint of ruminant production, significantly advancing current knowledge in this sector. The project will exploit state-of-the-art...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101163
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Role of health-related claims and symbols in consumer behaviour
ID: 311963
Start date: 2012-09-01, End date: 2016-08-31
Health-related claims and symbols may be potentially influential in supporting informed choice, furthering healthier consumer food choices, and strengthening competitiveness of the European food industry in bringing about food products that support a healthier lifestyle. Howe...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 105145
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
Empowering root-targeted strategies to minimize abiotic stress impacts on horticultural crops
ID: 289365
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
ROOTOPOWER aims to develop a multidisciplinary suite of new tools targeted to the root system to enhance agronomic stability and sustainability of dicotyledonous crops under multiple and combined abiotic stresses: salinity, water stress, soil compaction and low fertilizer (N,...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101258
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
A new integrative framework for the study of fish welfare based on the concepts of allostasis, appraisal and coping styles
ID: 265957
Start date: 2011-07-01, End date: 2015-12-31
COPEWELL aims to provide a better understanding of the underpinning mechanisms and basic knowledge about the physiology, biology, and behaviour of fishes and to give a deeper understanding of the basic mechanisms involved in coping styles. We will use an innovative hypothesis...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99347
Last updated on: 2017-08-13
THERAPEUTIC AND PREVENTIVE IMPACT OF NUTRITIONAL LIPIDS ON NEURONAL AND COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE IN AGING, ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE AND VASCULAR DEMENTIA
ID: 211696
Start date: 2008-08-01, End date: 2015-03-31
Major objective: It is our aim to develop a lipid based diet that is able to delay or prevent onset of Alzheimer’s disease and related diseases and has a stabilizing effect on cognitive performance in aging. Multiple lines of evidence suggest that there is a large overlap bet...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88395
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
European Surveillance Network for Influenza in Pigs 3
ID: 259949
Start date: 2010-11-01, End date: 2013-10-31
This “European surveillance network for influenza in pigs (ESNIP) 3” will maintain and expand surveillance networks established during previous EC concerted actions (ESNIP 1, QLK2-CT-2000-01636; ESNIP 2, SSPE-022749). Three work packages (WP 2, 3, 4) aim to increase the knowl...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 97365
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
The European Union Contest for Young Scientists 2008
ID: 234400
Start date: 2008-01-01, End date: 2009-06-30
It is the proposal to organise the 20th European Union Contest for Young Scientists in Copenhagen, Denmark from the 19th to the 26th of September 2008. This will be done in collaboration with the EU Commission, the Danish State, the EIROForum, the European Patent Office, Muni...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 87970
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Mechanisms of early protective exposures on allergy development
ID: 211911
Start date: 2008-02-01, End date: 2012-01-31
Allergy has developed into a major health concern in Europe. Allergic diseases can currently be managed effectively but not cured. The onset of allergies stars early in life and there is increasing evidence that exogenous factors affecting the incidence of these illnesses exe...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88400
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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