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FOOD 2030: Innovative EU research ensures food system is future-ready
Europe’s food production and consumption will play a pivotal role in ensuring food and nutrition security (FNS) in the face of the combined impacts of climate change, resource scarcity, land degradation, biodiversity decline, under- and over-nutrition, population growth and ge...
Record Number: 400948
Last updated on: 2018-06-01
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
PCP and PPI: a public boost to societal challenge-driven innovation
Rising public needs and interests require not only innovation per se, but also innovative ways to trigger, fund and support the R&D process up to the commercialisation of new products and services that will be answering these needs.
Record Number: 190722
Last updated on: 2018-05-29
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
New weapons to combat antibiotic resistance
One of the greatest challenges facing modern medicine is the unrestrained use of antibiotics, leading to antimicrobial resistance (AMR) and the growth of ‘superbugs’ such as Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) that have become highly resistant to antibiotics. Of...
Record Number: 400927
Last updated on: 2018-05-11
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Nanomedicine – innovative ways of treating challenging conditions
Conditions often associated with later life, such as cancer, cardiovascular diseases, Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, along with diabetes, are debilitating to the sufferer and a challenge to European healthcare systems. While cures remain elusive, the numbers of patients is risin...
Record Number: 400909
Last updated on: 2018-05-04
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Bioplastics: Sustainable materials for building a strong and circular European bioeconomy
Bioplastics are becoming a crucial component in the drive to create a fully sustainable and circular bioeconomy. The EU has been actively supporting the development of these materials through ambitious and collaborative research that aims for a greater uptake that will help tr...
Record Number: 400694
Last updated on: 2017-10-23
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
All aboard for better marine stewardship through research and innovation
Human society depends on the seas for a multitude of products and services. They provide a source of food and energy, facilitate transportation of goods and people, and also offer recreation opportunities. However, along with marine exploitation comes the imperative for sustai...
Record Number: 400695
Last updated on: 2017-10-20
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Innovation and exploration through cutting-edge Microbiome research
Everybody and everything is surrounded by microbiomes and understanding what microbiomes do, what they are, and how they interact is a new scientific frontier made now reachable by rapid advances in genomic mapping, robotics, and chemical analysis. What we know and understand ...
Record Number: 400693
Last updated on: 2017-10-16
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Exploiting opportunities and addressing the challenges of biotech in the Agri-Food sector
Advances in biotechnologies promise to be one of the major leaps in human scientific understanding in the twenty-first century, offering new products and processes that may help to address some of the world’s most pressing challenges. The Agri-Food sector is one area where bio...
Record Number: 400315
Last updated on: 2017-09-19
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
Precision Farming: Sowing the seeds of a new agricultural revolution
The adoption of precision farming techniques is allowing the EU to increase its agricultural output whilst ensuring the sustainability of the European agri-food sector. Consequently, the EU has been supporting cutting-edge research and innovation into a number of exciting solu...
Record Number: 400295
Last updated on: 2017-09-04
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Lifting off for safer aviation in Europe
The massive increase in aviation traffic over the past 20 years means that safety measures remain of crucial importance. The European Union aims to have the safest region to fly in the world by 2050, reducing the number of accidents in commercial flights to less than one per t...
Record Number: 400222
Last updated on: 2017-06-07
Available languages: DE, EN, ES, FR, IT, PL
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