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EuroTransBio - Funding of high quality R&D&I projects

EuroTransBio 8th Call Results

After reviewing 29 proposals submitted to the 8th EuroTransBio (ETB) joint call for proposals, ETB recommended for funding 10 high quality trans-national projects. Funding has been offered to innovative industrial R&D&I projects in the fields of health (40%), agro-food (30%) and industrial (20%) biotechnologies. 23 SMEs, 1 large industry and 10 research organizations from 9 European Countries/Regions are involved in the projects and raise a global budget of 17,6 million €. ETB is an international funding initiative which launches annual calls for proposals to fund biotech R&D&I projects of European SMEs. ETB launches common calls for industry-driven trans-national R&D&I projects with a view to create an integrated funding programme for biotech SMEs. Since 2006 eight joint calls were implemented and 135 projects, with overall project costs of 233 million €, were funded. More information on the ETB initiative at


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