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Disarming the intravascular innate immune response to improve treatment modalities for chronic kidney disease
ID: 602699
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2017-11-30
Chronic kidney disease is world wide a major cause of end-stage renal disease (ESRD). 800.000 patients in Europe and in the US, respectively, require long-term treatment initially with peritoneal dialysis, followed by hemodialysis and kidney transplantation. Each ESRD patient...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110780
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Mechanisms and Treatment of Migraine and its Chronification
ID: 602633
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2017-01-31
Migraine is a common brain disorder, typically characterised by recurring, incapacitating attacks of 1-3 days of severe headache, autonomic dysfunction, and sometimes aura symptoms. The disease affects 15% of all European citizens including children, ranks among the WHO top 1...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109470
Last updated on: 2017-10-06
Long-term, prospective study evaluating clinical and molecular biomarkers of epileptogenesis in a genetic  model of epilepsy – tuberous sclerosis complex
ID: 602391
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2018-10-31
Despite a great progress in the management of epilepsy, still one third of patients is refractory to available medications. The incidence of epilepsy is highest in infancy and 50% of children experience epilepsy-related comorbidities, such as developmental delay and autism. T...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110144
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
Anti-Parasitic Drug Discovery in Epigenetics
ID: 602080
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2017-01-31
This proposal builds on the proven methodology developed in the SEtTReND FP7 project to develop inhibitors of schistosome HME as lead compounds for new drugs. We will employ a target-based strategy for the development of novel drug leads against schistosomiasis, leishmaniasis...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109335
Last updated on: 2017-08-22
Zebrafish Regulomics for Human Health
ID: 242048
Start date: 2010-07-01, End date: 2015-12-31
In recent years, the zebrafish has emerged as a new vertebrate model organism for biomedical research which offers a unique combination of traits: a short generation time, small size and efficient breeding procedures make it the best choice among vertebrates for forward genet...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 95260
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
IMAging GEnetics for MENtal Disorders
ID: 602450
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2017-09-30
Mental disorders are leading causes of disability, absence from work and premature retirement in Europe. While magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) facilities are broadly available and a vast research literature exists, few neuroimaging applications have reached clinical practice...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109465
Last updated on: 2017-05-08
Enhancing resource Uptake from Roots
under stress in cereal crops
ID: 289300
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
The overall goal of EURoot is to help farmers to face both climate change, which is expected to result in increasingly uneven rainfall, and meet the societal demand for sustainable agriculture with reduced use of water and fertilizers. EURoot objective is to enhance the cerea...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101661
Last updated on: 2017-05-08
Platform foR European Preparedness Against (Re-)emerging Epidemics
ID: 602525
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2019-01-31
Far from receding, the threats posed by infections with epidemic potential grow ever greater. Although Europe has amongst the best healthcare systems in the world, and also the world’s supreme researchers in this field, we lack co-ordination and linkage between networks that ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110174
Last updated on: 2017-02-13
Personalised Prognostic Tools for Early Psychosis Management
ID: 602152
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2018-09-30
Affective and non-affective psychoses have a major negative impact on human society. They account for 6.3% of the global burden of disease and cost €207 billion per year in Europe alone, making them the most expensive brain-related disorders and even more expensive than cardi...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110140
Last updated on: 2017-01-16
Endocytic Membrane Compartmentalization by Galectins
ID: 340485
Start date: 2014-04-01, End date: 2019-03-31
The contribution of clathrin-independent endocytosis to the cellular entry of signaling receptors, cell adhesion factors, and other cell surface molecules is well documented. However, how this process is initiated is still unknown. We have recently found that a cellular lecti...
Programme: FP7-IDEAS-ERC
Record Number: 185432
Last updated on: 2016-11-28
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