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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: 2017-10-06
Improvement of current and development of new vaccines for theileriosis and babesios of small ruminants
ID: 245145
Start date: 2010-04-01, End date: 2014-09-30
The proposal deals with the establishment of control measures for two major tick-borne diseases of small ruminants: theileriosis caused by Theileria lestoquardi and T. uilenbergi and babesiosis caused by Babesia ovis. The research programme aims at improving existing and prod...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 94555
Last updated on: 2017-09-24
Coordination of European Transnational Research in Organic Food and Farming Systems
ID: 618107
Start date: 2013-12-01, End date: 2018-11-30
Organic agriculture is considered to be one of the important development pathways for improving agriculture’s relation with the environment while at the same time ensuring food safety and future food security. This role is dependent on continuous research and innovation. CORE...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111296
Last updated on: 2017-09-03
Coordination of the Agricultural Research in the Mediterranean
ID: 618127
Start date: 2014-01-01, End date: 2017-12-31
Agricultural research in the Mediterranean is characterised by three main features: it is scattered within the EU members and in Mediterranean Partner Countries as well as most of the problems and challenges that the Mediterranean agriculture is facing are shared by all the c...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 111556
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
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: 2017-08-27
Empowering root-targeted strategies to minimize abiotic stress impacts on horticultural crops
ID: 289365
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
ROOTOPOWER aims to develop a multidisciplinary suite of new tools targeted to the root system to enhance agronomic stability and sustainability of dicotyledonous crops under multiple and combined abiotic stresses: salinity, water stress, soil compaction and low fertilizer (N,...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101258
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
Protection of consumers by microbial risk mitigation through combating segregation of expertise
ID: 265877
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
The general objectives of PROMISE are: PROMISE strives for multidimensional networking thus fostering integration The primary strategic objective of PROMISE is to improve and increase the integration, collaboration and knowledge transfer between the new member states, old mem...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101620
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
Sharka Containment
[PROJECT] SHARCO - Sharka Containment
ID: 204429
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2012-08-31
SharCo is aimed at helping the EU face the accession of Member States known as endemic of sharka disease by providing the EU with tools such as marker-assisted selection, PPV resistant plant materials, guidelines, warning systems, decision-support system. On that purpose, the...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88445
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
Data network for better European organic market information
ID: 289376
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
The project, European Data Network for Improved Transparency of Organic Markets (OrganicDataNetwork) aims to increase the transparency of the European organic food market through better availability of market intelligence about the sector to meet the needs of policy makers an...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101748
Last updated on: 2017-07-16
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
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