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A systems biology approach to RESOLVE the molecular pathology of two hallmarks of patients with metabolic syndrome and its co-morbidities; hypertriglyceridemia and low HDL-cholesterol
ID: 305707
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2018-06-30
Through combining basic pre-clinical and clinical research, network analysis and computational modelling, RESOLVE aims at resolving the disturbed dynamics and mechanisms underlying the high triglyceride (HTG) and low high-density lipoprotein cholesterol (HDL-C) phenotype and ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 106225
Last updated on: 2017-04-10
Healthy Aging Through Internet Counselling in the Elderly
ID: 305374
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2018-06-30
Diabetes mellitus, hypertension, obesity, hypercholesterolemia, smoking and physical inactivity are common in elderly persons and are all associated with an increased risk of myocardial infarction, stroke and dementia. Efficacious treatments of these cardiovascular diseases a...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 105739
Last updated on: 2017-04-10
Clinical European study on the outcome of surgical and hormonal therapy and psychological intervention in disorders of sex development (DSD)
ID: 305373
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2017-03-31
Disorders of sex development (DSD) are a conglomerate of rare diseases with an estimated incidence of 1: 4500. The causes of DSD are mainly disorders with gonadal dysgenesis, decreased androgen synthesis or function in XY males or disorders with elevated androgen production i...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 105711
Last updated on: 2017-04-10
Improving health services for European citizens with dementia: Development of best practice strategies for the transition from ambulatory to institutional long-term care facilities
ID: 242153
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2013-09-30
Given the increasing number of patients/consumers with dementia, political action is urgently required to prepare the health care services throughout Europe to deliver cost effective high quality long-term care to people concerned. Currently there is a lack of clinical resear...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 94036
Last updated on: 2017-04-10
Development of very promising humanized therapeutic mAbs efficiently neutralizing a novel immunosuppressive pathway involved in a wide range of cancers
ID: 602200
Start date: 2013-09-01, End date: 2017-08-31
Studies have demonstrated the importance of CD73 in the spread of cancer. Overexpressed in numerous cancer types, this enzyme leads to the production of high amounts of extracellular Adenosine, creating an immunosuppressive microenvironment, and contributing to tumor prolifer...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110188
Last updated on: 2017-04-03
Developing predictors of the health benefits of exercise for individuals
ID: 277936
Start date: 2011-12-01, End date: 2016-05-31
Physical activity is a powerful lifestyle factor that on average reduces risk for development of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Nevertheless, we have demonstrated that following supervised endurance exercise training, 20% of subjects show no change in fitness and 30% de...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102238
Last updated on: 2017-04-03
Quality and costs of primary care in Europe
ID: 241595
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2012-12-31
The overall objective of this project is to use research methods to describe different primary care models in Europe, assess their quality in different dimensions – particularly access, equity and satisfaction - and determine their cost. We will analyse variations of both qua...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 92823
Last updated on: 2017-04-03
EPIC-CVD: Individualised CVD risk assessment: tailoring targeted and cost-effective approaches to Europe's diverse populations
ID: 279233
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
"EPIC-CVD's overarching goal is to provide clinicians and policy-makers with a menu of evidence-based options for cost-effective individualised risk assessment that enables the EU's increasingly resource-constrained economies to achieve more personalised predictive medicine i...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102241
Last updated on: 2017-03-27
European Collaborative Project on Inflamation and Vascular Wall Remodelling in Atherosclerosis
ID: 201668
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2013-10-31
The health of the EC population has never been better. However, serious public health problems remain, which cannot be ignored including high levels of premature death due to cardiovascular diseases. Thus, new preventive, diagnostic and therapeutic strategies against atherosc...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 88216
Last updated on: 2017-03-27
Comparing the effectiveness of palliative care for elderly people in long term care facilities in Europe
ID: 603111
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2019-01-31
Aging populations, rising costs and sustainable delivery of high-quality care are increasingly common concerns in all EU countries. PACE aims to perform comparative effectiveness research concerning palliative care in long term care facilities (LTCFs) in Europe. While a growi...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110075
Last updated on: 2017-03-22
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