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ERA-Net on Rare Diseases
[PROJECT] E-RARE-2 - ERA-Net on Rare Diseases
ID: 266608
Start date: 2010-10-01, End date: 2014-11-30
Rare diseases represent an important public-health issue, affecting 26-30 million persons across Europe, and a major challenge for research. The fragmentation of resources and knowledge for the 6000-8000 rare diseases and the lack of treatment for the majority of them necessi...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97885
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
ERA-NET on Translational Cancer Research
ID: 266559
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
Cancer is a worldwide health burden and a major public health challenge in Europe, responsible for 25% of all deaths; a situation expected to worsen with population ageing. The strengthening of translational cancer research is an urgent need in European cancer research, i.e. ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97674
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
Fungi in the setting of inflammation, allergy and autoimmune diseases:Translating basic science into clinical practices
ID: 260338
Start date: 2010-12-01, End date: 2014-05-31
The ALLFUN proposal aims at defining the cellular and molecular mechanisms by which ubiquitous airborne or commensal fungi contribute to immune homeostasis and its dysregulation leading to allergy and inflammatory diseases. Breakthroughs in understanding how mucosal homeostas...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 96833
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
Coordination of European funding for infectious diseases research
ID: 321529
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2016-12-31
Infectious diseases (ID) also known as communicable diseases are one of the majorcauses of death worldwide. Every year in Europe, infectious diseases cause tens of thousands of deaths (from ECDC ‘Microbes without borders: key facts on infectious diseases in Europe’ 2007 repor...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 106616
Last updated on: 2017-06-05
Increasing the PaRticipation of the ElDerly in Clinical Trials
ID: 201917
Start date: 2008-02-01, End date: 2010-07-31
AIM. To investigate the reasons for the exclusion of the elderly in clinical trials and to provide solutions for this problem. INTRODUCTION. Although the elderly account for high drug consumption, they are underrepresented in clinical trials. With an increasingly ageing Europ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 86770
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Modelling the spread of pandemic influenza and strategies for its containment and mitigation
ID: 201601
Start date: 2008-06-01, End date: 2011-05-31
The public heath threat posed by novel strains of influenza A gaining transmissibility in people and causing a human pandemic has been recognised as potentially catastrophic, especially since the emergence and global spread of the highly pathogenic avian H5N1 virus. Several m...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 86763
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Harmonizing, Integrating and Vitalizing European Research on hiv/Aids
ID: 249697
Start date: 2010-05-01, End date: 2015-04-30
HIV infection is a major worldwide epidemic threatening public health in all affected countries. Although a wide range of financial support has been successfully dedicated to HIV through national and/or EC-funded programmes, there is still little cooperation between national ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 95954
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Improving quality and safety in the hospital: The link between organisational culture, burnout, and quality of care
ID: 242084
Start date: 2009-11-01, End date: 2014-04-30
To date, relatively little evidence has been published as to what represents an effective and efficient way to improve quality of care and safety in hospitals. This vacuum in the research means there is a significant opportunity to design quality of care and safety interventi...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 93344
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Impact of Specific Antibiotic Therapies on the prevalence of hUman host ResistaNt bacteria
ID: 241796
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
Many results drawn from previous studies of the effect of antibiotic use on emergence, selection and spread of antimicrobial resistance (AMR) have lacked a holistic view combining all aspects into one study. The SATURN project aims to study the impact of antibiotic exposure o...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 92565
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Work Toghether to Stop Truancy Among Youth
ID: 241542
Start date: 2010-05-01, End date: 2013-04-30
Truancy is a serious public health problem that affects adolescents from all countries around the world. In the United States, it has been reported that up to 35% of high school students skipped one or more days of school during a school year. However, little is known on the ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 94401
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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