Funding Source: Seventh Research Framework Programme (FP7), European Commission

Summary:

Under the Health theme of the Co-operation Specific Programme, two calls for proposals were issued on 3 September 2008.

Call Identifier: FP7-Health-2009-single-stage

There are four main activities/areas for this call:

1. Biotechnology, Generic Tools and Medical Technologies for Human Health

Topics include: Detection, diagnosis and monitoring and innovative therapeutic approaches

2. Translating Research for Human Health

Topics include: Brain and related diseases, human development and major threats to public health

3. Optimising the delivery of Healthcare to European citizens

Topics include: patient safety, dementia care, health promotion and mental health

4. Other Actions

Topics include: EU policy needs and specific international cooperation actions.

Budget: EUR 476m

Deadline: 3 December 2008, 17.00 Brussels local time.


Call identifier: FP7-Health-2009-two-stage

There are two main activities/areas for this call:

1. Biotechnology, Generic tools and medical technologies for human health

Topics include: High through-put research

2. Translating Research for Human Health

Topics include: Large scale data gathering and systems biology

Budget: EUR 115m

Deadline: First stage submission: 3 December 2008, 17.00 Brussels local time. Second stage submission: 22 April 2009.

For more detailed information on each call, please consult CORDIS for the key documents under this theme which include the call fiche, work programme, fact sheet and guide for applicants, using the identifier code above.

Funder Link: CORDIS

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