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Biobank Standardisation and Harmonisation for Research Excellence in the European Union
ID: 261433
Start date: 2010-12-01, End date: 2015-11-30
Given contemporary understanding of the complexity of the causal architecture of common chronic diseases, the next stage of bioclinical scientific progress will depend critically on large-scale pooled analyses of high quality data from many biobanks and bioclinical studies. S...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 96922
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Developing predictors of the health benefits of exercise for individuals
ID: 277936
Start date: 2011-12-01, End date: 2016-05-31
Physical activity is a powerful lifestyle factor that on average reduces risk for development of diabetes and cardiovascular disease. Nevertheless, we have demonstrated that following supervised endurance exercise training, 20% of subjects show no change in fitness and 30% de...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102238
Last updated on: 2017-04-03
Facilitating Implementation of Research Evidence
ID: 223646
Start date: 2009-01-01, End date: 2013-06-30
Facilitating Implementation of Research Evidence (FIRE) is a proposed four year programme of research to identify and validate key factors determining the successful implementation of research evidence in practice. The study is underpinned by a conceptual framework, the Promo...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 89407
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Network of European funding for Neuroscience research
ID: 291840
Start date: 2012-01-01, End date: 2015-12-31
Research into the human brain and its diseases is one of the key challenges of our century, since among the many diseases affecting health, disorders of the brain are major causes for impaired quality of life. Despite some progress in understanding the molecular mechanisms of...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 102504
Last updated on: 2016-04-26
EVALUATING THE IMPACT OF STRUCTURAL POLICIES ON HEALTH INEQUALITIES AND THEIR SOCIAL DETERMINANTS AND FOSTERING CHANGE
ID: 278173
Start date: 2011-11-01, End date: 2015-10-31
The need to deal with health inequalities is now on the agenda of key supranational institutions, such as the European Commission (EC). To tackle the so-called “causes of the causes of health inequity”, the focus should be put on structural policies, policies that – especiall...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 101228
Last updated on: 2016-07-08
Bioreactor-based, clinically oriented manufacturing of engineered tissues
ID: 278807
Start date: 2011-12-01, End date: 2015-11-30
Despite significant achievements in the field of regenerative medicine and the enormous potential for engineered tissue products, significant hurdles have prevented cellular therapies from gaining wide-spread clinical adoption. Manufacturing related issues have been proposed ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 101992
Last updated on: 2017-08-27
The COMET (Core Outcome Measures in Effectiveness Trials) Initiative
ID: 305081
Start date: 2012-10-01, End date: 2014-12-31
Clinical trialists often struggle when trying to choose the outcomes to measure which would be of most use to the patients, practitioners and policy makers who will use their research to help them make decisions. These difficulties are passed on to those producing and reading...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 105306
Last updated on: 2018-01-03
DEferiprone Evaluation in Paediatrics
ID: 261483
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2016-08-31
β-thalassaemia major is one of the most severe forms of chronic congenital anaemia. The recommended treatment consists in regular blood transfusions combined with chelating therapy to remove harmful iron accumulation in the body. The use of deferoxamine, the first chelating a...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97667
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Cell-based regenerative medicine: new challenges for EU legislation and governance
ID: 601806
Start date: 2013-10-01, End date: 2016-09-30
This proposal aims at collecting and analysing facts and figures in order to assess the current legislation on the therapeutic use of somatic cells, and to bridge it with the research infrastructure capacity building. Although EU has adopted 3 Directives on Tissues and cells ...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 109331
Last updated on: 2016-03-31
Global Research in Paediatrics
ID: 261060
Start date: 2011-01-01, End date: 2017-06-30
Paediatric drugs (PD) lack appropriate testing. Most drugs have inadequate information about dosing regimen, dose adjustment and how to administer them. These are longstanding problems that unquestionably require concerted efforts at the international level. Both the US and t...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 97619
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
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