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Targeting the Leishmania kinome for the development of novel anti-parasitic strategies
ID: 223414
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2012-03-31
Visceral leishmaniasis is caused by the protozoan parasites Leishmania donovani and Leishmania infantum and is a potentially fatal disease in endemic areas around the world. During the infectious cycle, Leishmania alternate between the insect promastigote stage and the verteb...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 88852
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Capacity-Linked water supply and sanitation improvement for Africa's peri-urban and Rural Areas
ID: 265676
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2014-02-28
There are a large number of small communities and towns in Africa that suffer from severe problems with water supply and sanitation. Small communities in rural areas and peri-urban areas of small towns have comparable settlement structures in which reuse of water and use of s...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 98911
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Development of a DNA vaccine for visceral leishmaniasis
ID: 223189
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2012-06-30
This project will focus on the preclinical development of a DNA vaccine for human visceral leishmaniasis. The project is based upon the DNA vaccine technology and immunomodulators developed at Mologen AG (Berlin, Germany), which are in clinical development for cancer and 3-5 ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 89473
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
DEferiprone Evaluation in Paediatrics
ID: 261483
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2016-08-31
β-thalassaemia major is one of the most severe forms of chronic congenital anaemia. The recommended treatment consists in regular blood transfusions combined with chelating therapy to remove harmful iron accumulation in the body. The use of deferoxamine, the first chelating a...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97667
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Spontaneous clearance in Patients acutely infected with HCV - Immune profiling, Novel biomarkers and X-omics approaches
ID: 261365
Start date: 2010-11-01, End date: 2014-04-30
The proposed project aims to identify novel biomarkers and provide new insight into the mechanisms of spontaneous clearance of hepatitis C virus (HCV) during the early stages of acute infection. Indeed hepatitis C is a major public health problem with high incidence in region...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 96786
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
EU and North African Migrants: Health and Health Systems
ID: 260715
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2015-03-31
The coordinates of human health are complex even in a single population but they are even more complex in migrants whose life situation is always influenced by the host country and the country of origin. Some migrants may experience several host countries and some return to t...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 98224
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
PRe-clinicAl studies of a PSA-based human vaccine candidate targeting visceral, cutaneOus and mucocutaneous Leishmaniasis and Development of the associated procedures for further clinical trials
ID: 223341
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2012-06-30
The global aim of RAPSODI is : · to develop a human vaccine candidate against most or all Leishmania species that cause the most severe leishmaniasis in the world. An unique vaccinal solution will thus be provided to protect against the various clinical phenotypes (namely vis...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 89346
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
MEDiterranean studies of Cardiovascular disease and Hyperglycaemia: Analytical Modelling of Population Socio-economic transitions
ID: 223075
Start date: 2009-03-01, End date: 2013-02-28
Non-communicable diseases (NCDs), particularly cardiovascular diseases (CVD) and diabetes are increasing dramatically in low and middle income countries. The main reasons for this are an increase in major risk factors, particularly increasing obesity [as a consequence of chan...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 90085
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Mapping and Comparing Oils
[PROJECT] MAC-OILS - Mapping and Comparing Oils
ID: 43083
Start date: 2007-01-15, End date: 2009-04-14
MAC-Oils focuses on the individual and comparative assessment of safety, quality, environmental impact and aspects of eight different oils, sumed in Europe, and their respective production and manufacturing methods. It will be structured in two different phases: the first phas...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 83986
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
Valorisation of healthy lipidic micro-nutrients by optimising food processing of edible oils and fats
ID: 36318
Start date: 2006-09-01, End date: 2010-02-28
OPTIM'OILS aims a better knowledge & control of active micro-nutrients content in edible oils, in order to contribute to improving the nutritional status of citizen. Based on nutritional studies, it is proposed to demonstrate that lipidic micronutrients present in natural & sy...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 80042
Last updated on: 2013-03-26
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