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GENETIC FACTORS FOR OSTEOPOROSIS
ID: 201865
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2012-08-31
Osteoporosis is a common, age-related disease with a strong genetic component. With increasing age of the population, Europe and industrialised countries across the globe are facing a substantial increase in osteoporotic fractures, which account for considerable disease-burde...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 86697
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
EUCOMM: Tools for Functional Annotation of the Mouse Genome
ID: 261492
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
The EUCOMMTOOLS Collaborative Project responds to the topic ‘HEALTH.2010.2.1.1-1: Large-scale efforts in mouse functional genomics to determine the functions of genes and their involvement in disease.’ EUCOMMTOOLS will provide, in a systematic high-throughput way, genetic too...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 96691
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Systems biology of liver cancer: an integrative genomic-epigenomic approach
ID: 259743
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2016-06-30
Cancer is a complex disease involving multiple genetic and epigenetic events occurring, and influencing each other, over a long period of time. Understanding cancer, and ultimately developing effective targeted therapies, will therefore require that mutations and epigenetic a...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97663
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
European Network for the Study of Adrenal Tumours - Structuring clinical research on adrenal cancers in adults
ID: 259735
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2016-06-30
Among patients with adrenal masses Adrenocortical carcinoma (ACC) and malignant pheochromocytomas (MPH) are found with a low incidence but very unfavorable prognosis. Due to this poor clinical outcome, concomitant hormone dysregulation and limited treatment options the two ca...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97662
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
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
Therapeutic challenge in Leukodystrophies: Translational and ethical research towards clinical trials
ID: 241622
Start date: 2010-03-01, End date: 2013-08-31
Leukodystrophies (LDs) are inherited rare neurodegenerative diseases of the white matter and its main component, the myelin, that are affecting predominantly children. Severity of the disease is related to the axonal dysfunction due to myelin deficiency or destruction. Despit...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 98077
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Genomic Regulatory Systems of Human X-linked neurological diseases
ID: 223262
Start date: 2009-06-01, End date: 2012-11-30
NeuroXsys will generate regulatory maps and models of the human X chromosome based on evolutionary conservation, with special attention to genes and regions implicated in X-linked neurological diseases. Vertebrate chromosomes are subdivided into domains of genomic regulatory ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 91045
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
EuropeaN Energy balance Research to prevent excessive weight Gain among Youth
ID: 223254
Start date: 2009-02-01, End date: 2012-07-31
Objective: The ENERGY proposal addresses HEALTH-2007-3.3-1: Promoting healthy behaviour in children and adolescents. It will be specifically focussed on promoting health behaviours that contribute to prevention of overweight and obesity among children and adolescents. Strateg...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 90260
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Population age structure and age structure modification via Wolbachia in Anopheles gambiae
ID: 223241
Start date: 2009-02-01, End date: 2012-07-31
One of the most critical factors contributing to the vectorial capacity of malaria vector mosquitoes is the mean age attained by adult females, because after picking up the Plasmodium parasite there is a lengthy incubation period before transmission can occur. A virulent stra...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 89719
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Gene- Environment Interactions in Heart Development
ID: 223040
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2012-12-31
Cardiovascular malformation (CVM) is the commonest cause of childhood death in developed countries. In the EU there are 51,000 new cases each year and two million affected individuals. Yet, despite intensive research, the cause of 80% of CVM remains elusive. The mission of CH...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 89514
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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