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Mechanisms of prevention of type 2 diabetes by lifestyle intervention in subjects with pre-diabetes or at high-risk for progression
ID: 279228
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Type 2 diabetes (T2DM) is preventable by sustained changes in diet and physical exercise. Despite this, modern societies are already approaching 10% population prevalence of diabetes, and another 15% with pre-diabetes. The costs of T2DM are huge, approaching 10% of all health...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 101811
Last updated on: 2017-09-10
Long-term, prospective study evaluating clinical and molecular biomarkers of epileptogenesis in a genetic  model of epilepsy – tuberous sclerosis complex
ID: 602391
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2018-10-31
Despite a great progress in the management of epilepsy, still one third of patients is refractory to available medications. The incidence of epilepsy is highest in infancy and 50% of children experience epilepsy-related comorbidities, such as developmental delay and autism. T...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110144
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
International study for treatment of childhood relapsed ALL 2010 with standard therapy, systematic integration of new agents, and establishment of standardized diagnostic and research
ID: 278514
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2017-09-30
Though survival of children with acute lymphoblastic leukaemia (ALL) has improved, relapse remains a leading cause of mortality in childhood cancer. Given the rarity of the disease, only a large international cooperative group can recruit sufficient patients for prospective s...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102104
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
International Research on Quality in Healthcare
ID: 261369
Start date: 2010-12-01, End date: 2014-04-30
International Research Project on Financing Quality in Healthcare InterQuality gathers the interest for financing systems' effect on quality of healthcare of researchers from seven EU countries and US. The study, based on administrative and survey data, is designed for 36 mon...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97172
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
Randomised controlled trial to evaluate electronic Symptom Management using the Advanced Symptom Management System (ASyMS) Remote Technology for patients with cancers
ID: 602289
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2019-01-31
The eSMART programme of work will demonstrate the effects of a real-time, mobile phone based, remote patient monitoring intervention on key patient outcomes and delivery of care provided to people with cancer during and after chemotherapy. Utilising the remote patient monitor...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109341
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
Global initiative on gene-environment interaction on diabetes/obesity risk
ID: 602068
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2017-09-30
The overall goal of InterConnect is to establish a global network that will facilitate the co-ordination of population research on the interaction between genetic and environmental factors in the aetiology of obesity and diabetes. We aim to establish mechanisms for identifica...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109333
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
THALAssaemia MOdular Stratification System for personalized therapy of beta-thalassemia
ID: 306201
Start date: 2012-11-01, End date: 2017-04-30
THALAMOSS is aimed at development of universal sets of markers and techniques for stratification of β-thalassaemia patients into treatment subgroups for (a) onset and frequency of blood transfusions, (b) choice of iron chelation, (c) induction of fetal hemoglobin, (d) prospec...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 106261
Last updated on: 2017-08-13
MEsenchymal stem cells to Reduce Liver INflammation
ID: 602363
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2019-01-31
Prevalence of liver disease is c6% (29 million people) in the EU with mortality rates from chronic liver diseases estimated at 14.3 per 100.000 in the EU-25 in 2004. Most liver diseases have a significant inflammatory component that underpins liver damage and fibrogenesis, ye...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109461
Last updated on: 2017-07-16
Developing and Testing a novel, low-cost, effective HOOKworm VACcine to Control Human Hookworm Infection in endemic countries
ID: 602843
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2019-03-31
Approximately 600-700 million people are infected by hookworm, primarily in sub-Saharan Africa, Southeast Asia, and Latin America. Hookworm infection ranks number one in terms of Years Lost from Disability from a neglected infectious disease, and among the top 3 in terms of l...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109608
Last updated on: 2017-06-26
Human stem cell applications for the treatment of hearing loss
ID: 603029
Start date: 2013-11-01, End date: 2017-10-31
Hearing impairment is the most frequent human sensory deficit and is mainly caused by the irreversible loss of neurosensory cells in the cochlea. The lack of human otic cell models represents a significant roadblock that has hampered the development of drug-based or cell-base...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 110640
Last updated on: 2017-06-21
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