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Companion Animals multisectoriaL interprofessionaL and Interdisciplinary Strategic Think tank On zoonoses
ID: 289316
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2014-12-31
Since more and increasingly different species of animals are kept as companions one has to face the fact that apart from the well documented positive effects of human-animal interaction there are negative consequences as well. CALLISTO will focus on the risks of zoonotic infe...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 101662
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
Systematic screening for novel hydrolases from hot environments
ID: 265933
Start date: 2011-04-01, End date: 2015-03-31
There is a strong need for new thermostable hydrolases with appropriate performance and/or novel functionalities that could provide huge savings in time, money and energy for industrial processes. The HotZyme project aims to identify such enzymes from hot terrestial environme...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99256
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
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: 2017-11-20
“Effect of diet on the mental performance of children”
ID: 212652
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2013-12-31
Current evidence on the effect of diet on mental performance (MP) is largely based on animal, retrospective studies, and short-term nutritional intervention studies in humans. NUTRIMENTHE will significantly improve this knowledge through studying the role, mechanisms, risks &...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 88812
Last updated on: 2017-05-30
NEW ISSUES IN AGRICULTURAL, FOOD AND BIOENERGY TRADE
ID: 212036
Start date: 2008-05-01, End date: 2011-09-30
International trade reflects complex dynamic processes driven by demographic, socio-economic, technological and political changes. Therefore, future evolution of world markets is highly uncertain. The project builds on past research but emphasizes issues usually overlooked by...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 87598
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Scientific sYnergisM of nano-Bio-Info-cOgni Science for an Integrated system to monitor meat quality and Safety during production, storage, and distribution in EU
ID: 211638
Start date: 2008-10-01, End date: 2012-03-31
The SYMBIOSIS-EU project will bring together 14 partners from 6 EU countries (plus one each from NZ and US) to study meat safety & quality. The overall aim is to identify and quantitatively evaluate practical and easy to use chemical, biochemical and molecular indices and...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 87953
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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
European Surveillance Network for Influenza in Pigs 3
ID: 259949
Start date: 2010-11-01, End date: 2013-10-31
This “European surveillance network for influenza in pigs (ESNIP) 3” will maintain and expand surveillance networks established during previous EC concerted actions (ESNIP 1, QLK2-CT-2000-01636; ESNIP 2, SSPE-022749). Three work packages (WP 2, 3, 4) aim to increase the knowl...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 97365
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Pathogenesis and transmission of influenza virus in pigs
ID: 258084
Start date: 2010-07-01, End date: 2014-12-31
FLUPIG aims at a better understanding of the role of pigs in influenza pandemics. Pandemic influenza viruses come from wild birds, but they must adapt to efficient replication and transmission in humans to cause a pandemic. Pigs are considered important intermediate hosts in ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 95874
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
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