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Risk of brain cancer from exposure to radiofrequency fields in childhood and adolescence
ID: 226873
Start date: 2009-03-01, End date: 2016-02-29
The rapid worldwide increase in mobile phone use in adolescents and, more recently, children has generated considerable interest in the possible health effects of exposure to radio frequency (RF) fields. The current project aims to assess the potential carcinogenic effects of...
Programme: FP7-ENVIRONMENT
Record Number: 89894
Last updated on: 2017-11-20
A European Collaboration to optimise research for the care of cancer patients in the last days of life
ID: 202112
Start date: 2008-03-01, End date: 2011-03-31
The project aims to explore, share and collate existing knowledge and practice in each of the key themes identified within the work programme. It aims to reach consensus (based on current practice and available research evidence) on the optimum care to be delivered in the las...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 88144
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
IBD: proteases offer new targets for drug discovery
ID: 202020
Start date: 2008-06-01, End date: 2011-05-31
The inflammatory bowel diseases (IBD) which comprise Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis are chronic relapsing and remitting inflammatory disorders of the gastrointestinal tract. The frequency of these conditions has increased in recent decades, particularly in countries m...
Programme: FP7-HEALTH
Record Number: 88203
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Global Strategic Alliances for the Coordination of Research on the Major Infectious Diseases of Animals and Zoonoses
ID: 265919
Start date: 2011-02-01, End date: 2015-01-31
Animal diseases can cause serious social, economic and environmental damage and in some cases also threaten human health. An increasing number of the major disease problems or threats faced by the livestock industry and zoonoses are of a global nature. The overall aim of the ...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 99428
Last updated on: 2017-05-26
Multiscale Spatiotemporal Visualisation: development of an open-source software library for the interactive visualisation of multiscale biomedical data
ID: 248032
Start date: 2010-01-01, End date: 2012-12-31
In recent years, various terms – the Virtual Physiological Human (VPH), Integrative Biology, Physiome Research – have been used to describe the trend in biomedical research towards the consideration of systemic processes. These phenomena are commonly observed in living organi...
Programme: FP7-ICT
Record Number: 93752
Last updated on: 2017-04-20
Virtual Physiological Human Network of Excellence
ID: 223920
Start date: 2008-06-01, End date: 2013-05-31
The Virtual Physiological Human Network of Excellence (VPH NoE) proposal has been designed with 'service to the community' of VPH researchers as its primary purpose. Its aims range from the development of a VPH ToolKit and associated infrastructural resources, through integra...
Programme: FP7-ICT
Record Number: 86625
Last updated on: 2017-04-20
Researching Interoperability using Core Reference Datasets and Ontologies for the Virtual Physiological Human
ID: 248502
Start date: 2010-02-01, End date: 2012-09-30
The Virtual Physiological Human network represents an active and diverse community of biomedical scientists that studies human biology by computational means. This diversity is the basis for an impressive breadth of scientific approaches, and emergent technologies, as well as...
Programme: FP7-ICT
Record Number: 108024
Last updated on: 2017-04-20
Tool Use As A Tool For Understanding Causal Cognition In Humans And Corvids
ID: 339993
Start date: 2014-02-01, End date: 2019-01-31
"Our ability to understand causality is at the very core of modern civilization. We see potential antecedents of this understanding in some non-human animals, notably apes and corvids. To date, behaviour thought to be indicative of causal understanding, particularly tool-use,...
Programme: FP7-IDEAS-ERC
Record Number: 192379
Last updated on: 2015-09-10
Disabling Radiotherapy resistance in Cancer Treatment
ID: 617060
Start date: 2014-05-01, End date: 2019-04-30
"Cancer is a devastating disease affecting 1 in 3 people in their lifetime. The incidence is rising because of our aging population and causes a huge economic impact on our society because of hospitalization and lost productivity. Radiotherapy alone or in combination with sur...
Programme: FP7-IDEAS-ERC
Record Number: 185650
Last updated on: 2015-03-11
Development of improved tools for detection of paratuberculosis in livestock, M.paratuberculosis in food and for the assessment of the risk of human exposure
ID: 23106
Start date: 2006-06-01, End date: 2010-05-31
This project directly addresses Task 5.4.6.10 ( Mycobacterium avium sub-species paratuberculosis (Map) diagnosis and control of the thematic area 5 (Food Quality and Safety). Paratuberculosis, a chronic wasting disease in ruminants, is causing significant production losses to ...
Programme: FP6-FOOD
Record Number: 79858
Last updated on: 2013-03-27
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