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PREVention of diabetes through lifestyle Intervention and population studies in Europe and around the World
ID: 312057
Start date: 2013-01-01, End date: 2018-12-31
The primary goal of PREVIEW is to identify the most efficient lifestyle pattern for the prevention of type-2 diabetes in a population of pre-diabetic overweight or obese individuals. The project comprises two distinct lines of evidence, both embracing European and overseas co...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 104362
Last updated on: 2017-07-16
Enhancements of Pest Risk Analysis Techniques
ID: 212459
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2011-05-31
PRATIQUE (Enhancements of Pest Risk Analysis Techniques) will carry out all the key work listed in the call and address the major challenges for pest risk analysis (PRA) in Europe. This will be achieved through three principal objectives: to assemble the datasets required to ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 87955
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Sustainable water use securing food production in dry areas of the Mediterranean region
ID: 212337
Start date: 2008-07-01, End date: 2013-06-30
The strategic objective of the project is to improve food crop production in the Mediterranean region, influenced by multiple abiotic stresses. These stresses are becoming even more pronounced under changing climate, predicted to result in drier conditions, increasing tempera...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88475
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
Industrial Crops producing added value Oils for Novel chemicals
ID: 211400
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2013-02-28
Replacing fossil oil with renewable resources is perhaps the most urgent need and the most challenging task that human society faces today. Cracking fossil hydrocarbons and building the desired chemicals with advanced organic chemistry usually requires many times more energy ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88255
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Vaccines against helminth infections
ID: 265862
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2015-03-31
Livestock production efficiency is impaired by helminth infection which is ubiquitous in cattle, sheep and goats world-wide. It causes severely debilitating gastro-intestinal, respiratory and hepatic disorders, dependent on the infecting species. The treatment and prevention ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 98930
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Sustainable Solutions for Small Ruminants
ID: 245140
Start date: 2010-05-01, End date: 2013-10-31
The 3SR project (Sustainable Solutions for Small Ruminants) brings together a strong and unique international consortium of 14 partners that will mine genomic information of sheep and goats to deliver a step-change in our understanding of the genetic basis of traits underlyin...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 95054
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Drought-tolerant yielding plants
ID: 244374
Start date: 2010-07-01, End date: 2015-12-31
DROPS will develop novel methods and strategies aimed at yield maintenance under fluctuating water deficit and at enhanced plant water-use efficiency. We deal with high genotype x environment interaction in the field (any trait can have positive, negative or no effect dependi...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 95052
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Biomarkers for post market monitoring of short and long-term effects of genetically modified organisms (GMOs) on animal and human health
ID: 211820
Start date: 2008-08-01, End date: 2012-03-31
The function of post market monitoring is to further assess possible nutritional and health effects of authorized GM foods on a mixed population of human and animal consumers. Currently, however, little is known about exposure levels, whether adverse effects are predictable, ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 87817
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Global Strategic Alliances for the Coordination of Research on the Major Infectious Diseases of Animals and Zoonoses
ID: 265919
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2015-01-31
Animal diseases can cause serious social, economic and environmental damage and in some cases also threaten human health. An increasing number of the major disease problems or threats faced by the livestock industry and zoonoses are of a global nature. The overall aim of the ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99428
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
DEVELOPMENT OF DIAMOND INTRACELLULAR NANOPROBES FOR ONCOGEN TRANSFORMATION DYNAMICS MONITORING IN LIVING CELLS
ID: 245122
Start date: 2010-05-01, End date: 2013-04-30
Dynamic information about biomolecular processes in living cells is important for fundamental understanding of cellular functions, which is one of the primary targets of molecular cell-biology with important applications to pharmacology. However fur further progress in this f...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 94942
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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