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Coordinated Integrated Pest Management in Europe
ID: 618110
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2016-12-31
Europe faces the challenge of responding to the mandatory implementation of the principles of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) as called for by Directive 2009/128/EC on the sustainable use of pesticides. Most European countries are investing in research and extension to face ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111349
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Turning biowaste into sustainable products: development of appropriate conversion technologies applicable in developing countries
ID: 312111
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2015-09-30
The project will develop environmentally appropriate and socio-economically sustainable biotechnological processes for converting biodegradable fractions of identified African and Mediterranean agricultural and industrial waste as well as fractions of municipal and animal sol...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 105007
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Beneficial effects of dietary bioactive peptides and polyphenols on cardiovascular health in humans
ID: 312090
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2016-09-30
The main objective of the BACCHUS project is to develop tools and resources that will facilitate the generation of robust and exploitable scientific evidence that can be used to support claims of a cause and effect relationship between consumption of bioactive peptides and po...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 104530
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Multipurpose trees and non-wood forest products a challenge and opportunity
ID: 311919
Start date: 2012-11-01, End date: 2016-10-31
Europe has set a clear and ambitious strategy (Europe 2020 Strategy) to base its economy on a smart, sustainable and inclusive growth. Part of this concept is to initiate the development towards an innovative, resource efficient and bio-based (bio-economy) European economy. S...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 104330
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
3to4: Converting C3 to C4 photosynthesis for sustainable agriculture
ID: 289582
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2016-12-31
Most plants use the C3 pathway of photosynthesis that is compromised by gross inefficiencies in CO2 fixation. However, some plants use a super-charged photosynthetic mechanism called C4 photosynthesis. The C4 pathway is used by the most productive vegetation and crops on Eart...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101753
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Optimizing Miscanthus Biomass Production - OPTIMISC
ID: 289159
Start date: 2011-10-01, End date: 2016-03-31
Miscanthus is a C4 perennial rhizomatous grass that has become a leading candidate crop for production of lignocellulosic feedstocks due to its rapid biomass accumulation in temperate climates. There is currently a single commercial clone, M. x giganteus, which has a number o...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101300
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Towards COast to COast NETworks of marine protected areas ( from the shore to the high and deep sea), coupled with sea-based wind energy potential
ID: 287844
Start date: 2012-02-01, End date: 2016-01-31
Environmental policies focus on protecting habitats valuable for their biodiversity, as well as producing energy in cleaner ways. The establishment of Marine Protected Area (MPA) networks and installing Offshore Wind Farms (OWF) are important ways to achieve these goals. The ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101654
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Marine Microbial Biodiversity, Bioinformatics and Biotechnology
ID: 287589
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Micro B3 will develop innovative bioinformatic approaches and a legal framework to make large-scale data on marine viral, bacteria; archaeal and protists genomes and metagenomes accessible for marine ecosystems biology and to define new targets for biotechnological applicatio...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101555
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
Agriculture, Food Security, and Climate Change
ID: 277610
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2014-09-30
The FACCE (Agriculture, Food Security, and Climate Change) CSA will prepare and support the successful development of FACCE JPI and deliver strong foundations designed to insure long term durability and a strong impulse to allow a rapid start to Joint Programming and Joint ac...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 100778
Last updated on: 2017-12-11
EnviGuard – Development of a biosensor technology for environmental monitoring and disease prevention in aquaculture ensuring food safety
ID: 614057
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2018-11-30
The objective of the EnviGuard project is to develop a highly specific and precise (i.e. quantitative and qualitative) in situ measurement device for currently hard to measure man-made chemical contaminants and biohazards (toxic microalgae, viruses & bacteria, biotoxins & PCB...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111080
Last updated on: 2017-12-04
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