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Next generation disease mapping
[PROJECT] NEXTGENE - Next generation disease mapping
ID: 251592
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2014-12-31
During the last few years, most major disease phenotypes have been studied through genome-wide association mapping. This has been a remarkably successful enterprise, resulting in the discovery of more than 500 validated SNP-phenotype associations. Yet, these associations do n...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 95801
Last updated on: 2017-07-16
NANOCARRIERS FOR THE DELIVERY OF ANTIMICROBIAL AGENTS TO FIGHT RESISTANCE MECHANISMS
ID: 608407
Start date: 2014-03-01, End date: 2018-02-28
The worldwide spread of antibiotic-resistant microorganisms can be viewed as an ecological consequence of the systematic use of antimicrobial agents. Resistant bacteria prevail in healthcare environments where antibiotic selective pressure is intensive. Novel therapeutic appr...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 109285
Last updated on: 2017-07-12
Understanding parents' perspective on childhood disability. Strengthening expertise through qualitative validation of an explanatory model
ID: 329399
Start date: 2014-11-24, End date: 2017-01-19
Objective The researcher's specific expertise in the sociological approach of disability issues will be placed within the larger framework of Disability Studies. More specific, his key competencies in childhood disability research will be further developed through qualitative...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 111300
Last updated on: 2017-06-21
Quantum optics of carbon nanostructures
ID: 316432
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2016-12-31
A scientific trend, which has emerged in recent years, is to combine the methods of quantum optics with the advances in design and preparation of various nanostructures. This innovative field of physics, arising from the achievements of modern nanotechnology, offers the possi...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 106509
Last updated on: 2017-06-21
Identification and functional characterization of genetic cancer risk variants
ID: 218071
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2012-02-29
This Industry-Academia Partnership and Pathways (IAPP) joins three groups which have hitherto focused on different aspects of cancer genetics. deCODE genetics (deCODE) has recently identified several genetic risk variants that are associated with increased risk of cancer, inc...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 86711
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Web Application Security Policies and Enforcement
ID: 208383
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2012-04-30
We are all increasingly dependent on information systems and thus affected by how those systems are implemented in terms of their security, reliability, and protection of our privacy. In the future, interactive, high-functionality Web applications are likely to be one of the ...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 89614
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Brain Circulation - From Brain Drain to Brain Gain
ID: 221921
Start date: 2008-07-01, End date: 2011-06-30
"The Brain Drain in Europe is a worrying issue for Europe and of primary importance on a national and pan-European scale. Obviously researchers prefer to move and to stay in a country which offers them a higher salary, career development, status and of paramount significance,...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 88074
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Copy Number Variation and Endophenotypes in Psychiatric Disorders
ID: 218251
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2012-02-29
A genome-wide copy number variant (CNV) association study for schizophrenia (SZ), bipolar disorder (BP) and major depression (MD) will be conducted at deCODE genetics using a discovery sample of 2400 affected (800 SZ, 600 BP, 1,000 MD) and 20,000 controls. CNV data will be ge...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 86715
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Disability Rights Expanding Accessible Markets
ID: 265057
Start date: 2011-03-01, End date: 2015-02-28
The purpose of the proposed ITN is to explore options for EU disability law and policy reform in light of the United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities (2007). In particular, it will focus on the core rights of the individual, on expanding markets f...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 96888
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Fresh volcanic deposits as a sink for atmospheric carbon: A laboratory, field, and modelling approach to quantifying variation in chemical weathering rates
ID: 254495
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2012-12-31
A timely theme in Earth Sciences is the quantification of chemical weathering and fluxes to the oceans, and their role in defining seawater chemistry and atmospheric CO2 levels. Until recently, most studies have assumed that weathering rates and river fluxes are essentially a...
Programme: FP7-PEOPLE
Record Number: 95188
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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