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Concerted action to develop a european framework for probabilistic risk assessment of the environmental impacts of pesticides
ID: QLK5-CT-2002-01346
Start date: 2003-01-01, End date: 2006-12-31
The project will join researchers with end-users and stakeholders in a concerted action to address the key issues identified by EU Pesticide Risk Assessment workshop (EUPRA). The EUPRA. Workshop concluded that probabilistic methods would provide important tools :or pesticide r...
Record Number: 68780
Last updated on: 2013-07-19
The core european bioinformatics research infrastructure in the life sciences (EMBCORE)
ID: QLRI-CT-2001-01363
Start date: 2001-12-01, End date: 2004-11-30
Bio informatics is the science of managing and analysing biological information. Since 1988 there has been a strong European collaboration of currently 29 National and 8 Specialist bio informatics research nodes with over 32K users: the Embed, coordinating support, training an...
Record Number: 60044
Last updated on: 2012-06-12
Structural and functional genomics tools for cattle research
ID: QLRI-CT-2002-02744
Start date: 2003-01-01, End date: 2006-06-30
The objective of the proposed work is to develop advanced genomic tools that will help researchers to identify the genes involved in important traits in cattle, starting either from their map position, or from examining expression profiles. A set of 20,000 non-redundant cDNAs ...
Record Number: 67571
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
Public policies, law and bioethics: a framework for producing public health policy across the European Union by examining concepts of European and universal ethical guidelines
ID: QLG6-CT-2002-02320
Start date: 2003-03-01, End date: 2006-08-31
Under the Treaty on European Union, the European Community was given a competence in public health. Article 3(o) establishes a broad aim of making "a contribution to the attainment of a high level of health protection". EuroPHEN aims to assist European Institutions in the deve...
Record Number: 70058
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
The impact of treatment with acetylcholinesterase inhibitors on Europeans with Alzheimers disease
ID: QLK6-CT-2002-02645
Start date: 2003-01-01, End date: 2006-12-31
AChe I have been shown to afford modest benefits on cognition in AD patients. A systematic review by the Cochrane Collaboration states "the practical importance of these changes to patients is unclear" This study's primary objective is to find clinical evidence for the global ...
Record Number: 67757
Last updated on: 2006-06-13
The measurement of quality of life in older adults and its relationship to healthyageing
ID: QLK6-CT-2000-00320
Start date: 2001-05-01, End date: 2004-04-30
The first main aim of the research will be to develop a reliable and valid measure of quality of life in older adults through the adaptation of the World Health Organization's so-called WHOQOL. The second main aim will be to include the Older Adults WHOQOL in a cross-cultural ...
Record Number: 58266
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
European union-risk analysis information network
ID: QLK1-CT-2002-02178
Start date: 2003-03-01, End date: 2006-02-28
Risk analysis is the scientific approach to producing safe food and is the cornerstone of new EC food safety legislation. Risk analysis may be divided into risk assessment, risk management and risk communication. This project will provide a database and data for microbial risk...
Record Number: 69965
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Improving quality and safety of hen eggs in new production system by reinforcing the antimicrobial natural defence and by developing tools for grading eggs.
ID: QLK5-CT-2001-01606
Start date: 2001-10-01, End date: 2004-09-30
An egg is a pre-packed food that is vulnerable to external microbiological loads. Eggs are the major cause of Salmonella food poisoning in man. The mechanical protection afforded by the eggshell barrier and the antibacterial properties of membranes and egg white are influenced...
Record Number: 59062
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Sea-lice resistance to chemotherapeutants diagnosis, mechanisms, dynamics and control
ID: QLK2-CT-2000-00809
Start date: 2001-01-01, End date: 2003-12-31
Resistance in the parasite Lepeophtheirus salmons is known to exist, and may become a serious threat to European aquaculture. This multidisciplinary effort by scientists and the salmon industry will develop strategies to identify, monitor and control resistance. It will provid...
Record Number: 54655
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
Creutzfeldt-jakob disease: epidemiology, risk factors and diagnostic tests.
ID: QLK2-CT-2000-01709
Start date: 2000-10-01, End date: 2003-09-30
There is now compelling evidence that the agent causing variant CJD (cud) is identical to that causing bovine spongiform encephalopathy. The future numbers of cases that may occur in European countries cannot be predicted. It is essential to monitor this potential outbreak and...
Record Number: 55009
Last updated on: 2005-04-12
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