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Breaking Bad Biofilms. Innovative Analysis and Design Rules for Next-Generation Antifouling Interfaces

Project description

Tackling bacterial biofilms

Bacteria have an inherent capacity to grow on surfaces in aggregates which are referred to as biofilms. These microbial communities are responsible for many hospital-acquired infections and are difficult to eradicate with disinfectants. To address this medical need, the EU-funded BREAK BIOFILMS project aims to train early-stage researchers to understand the process of biofilm formation and develop the next generation of biocides. Efforts will also focus on the development of methods for the fast detection and identification of biofilms as well as on ways to inhibit them. Collectively, the work is expected to find application in both industrial and biomedical fields.

Coordinator

UNIVERSIDAD DE OVIEDO
Net EU contribution
€ 501 809,76
Address
Calle San Francisco 3
33003 Oviedo
Spain

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Region
Principado de Asturias Asturias
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 0,00

Participants (7)

THE UNIVERSITY OF WARWICK
United Kingdom
Net EU contribution
€ 606 345,12
Address
Kirby Corner Road - University House
CV4 8UW Coventry

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Region
West Midlands (England) West Midlands Coventry
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 0,00
UNIVERSITAET ULM
Germany
Net EU contribution
€ 505 576,80
Address
Helmholtzstrasse 16
89081 Ulm

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Region
Baden-Württemberg Tübingen Ulm, Stadtkreis
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 0,00
UNIVERSITA DEGLI STUDI DI BARI ALDO MORO
Italy
Net EU contribution
€ 522 999,36
Address
Piazza Umberto I 1
70121 Bari

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Region
Sud Puglia Bari
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 0,00
AARHUS UNIVERSITET
Denmark
Net EU contribution
€ 595 044,00
Address
Nordre Ringgade 1
8000 Aarhus C

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Region
Danmark Midtjylland Østjylland
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 0,00
DUBLIN CITY UNIVERSITY
Ireland
Net EU contribution
€ 549 368,64
Address
Glasnevin
9 Dublin

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Region
Ireland Eastern and Midland Dublin
Activity type
Higher or Secondary Education Establishments
Other funding
€ 0,00
AGENCIA ESTATAL CONSEJO SUPERIOR DE INVESTIGACIONES CIENTIFICAS
Spain
Net EU contribution
€ 501 809,76
Address
Calle Serrano 117
28006 Madrid

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Region
Comunidad de Madrid Comunidad de Madrid Madrid
Activity type
Research Organisations
Other funding
€ 0,00
ASOCIACION DE INVESTIGACION DE INDUSTRIAS CARNICAS DEL PRINCIPADO DE ASTURIAS
Spain
Net EU contribution
€ 250 904,88
Address
Poligono La Barreda Tl4 Parcela 1
33180 Norena

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SME

The organization defined itself as SME (small and medium-sized enterprise) at the time the Grant Agreement was signed.

Yes
Region
Principado de Asturias Asturias
Activity type
Research Organisations
Other funding
€ 0,00

Partners (9)

Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

ASOCIACION CENTRO EUROPEO DE EMPRESAS E INNOVACION DEL PRINCIPADO DE ASTURIAS
Spain
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Parque Tecnologico De Asturias Sn
33428 Llanera

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Region
Principado de Asturias Asturias
Activity type
Other
Other funding
€ 0,00
Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

DUPONT NUTRITION BIOSCIENCES APS
Denmark
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Langebrogade 1
1001 Copenhagen K

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Region
Danmark Hovedstaden Byen København
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 0,00
Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

BIO-LOGIC SCIENCE INSTRUMENTS LTD
United Kingdom
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Pinewood Court Larkwood Way Tytherington Business
SK10 2XR Macclesfield Cheshire

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SME

The organization defined itself as SME (small and medium-sized enterprise) at the time the Grant Agreement was signed.

Yes
Region
North West (England) Cheshire Cheshire East
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 0,00
Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

INDUSTRIAS LÁCTEAS ASTURIANAS, S.A.
Spain
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Anleo
33719 Navia

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Region
Principado de Asturias Asturias
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 0,00
Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

THERADEP LIMITED
Ireland
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Clonmunt, Dungourney, Midleton
P25 DP03 Cork

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SME

The organization defined itself as SME (small and medium-sized enterprise) at the time the Grant Agreement was signed.

Yes
Region
Ireland Southern South-West
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 0,00
Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

Abbott Ireland
Ireland
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Dromore West
Cootehill

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Region
Ireland Northern and Western Border
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 0,00
Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

PROCESS INSTRUMENTS (UK) LTD
United Kingdom
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Process House March Street 14
BB12 0BT Burnley

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Region
North West (England) Lancashire East Lancashire
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 0,00
Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

Labor Dr. Merk & Kollegen GmbH
Germany
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Beim Braunland 1
88416 Ochsenhausen

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Region
Baden-Württemberg Tübingen Biberach
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 0,00
Partner

Partner organisations contribute to the implementation of the action, but do not sign the Grant Agreement.

METROHM DROPSENS SL
Spain
Net EU contribution
€ 0,00
Address
Calle Colegio Santo Domingo De Guzman
33010 Oviedo

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Region
Principado de Asturias Asturias
Activity type
Private for-profit entities (excluding Higher or Secondary Education Establishments)
Other funding
€ 0,00