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H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

Advanced Secure Cloud Encrypted Platform for Internationally Orchestrated Solutions in Healthcare

The vision of ASCLEPIOS is to maximize and fortify the trust of users on cloud-based healthcare services by developing mechanisms for protecting both corporate and personal sensitive data. The core idea of the project is derived from two observations. The first is based on an extensive analysis o...

Awarded: NOK 6.3 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Promoting patient safety by a novel combination of imaging technologies for biodegradable magnesium implants

Biomedical imaging has gained a significant technological push and is the mainstay for diag-nosis and therapy monitoring. Still, imaging is yet not optimized for the new class of biode-gradable Mg-based implants. MgSafe addresses this point by training 15 ESRs in both, imag-ing and implant techno...

Awarded: NOK 5.6 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-INNOSUPSME-Innovation in SMEs

Microsensor for continuous arterial blood glucose monitoring

- Poor glucose control in critically ill patients leads to significant increases in costs, complication and mortality rates. Continuous monitoring of glucose will reduce costs of €2700 per patient and could save 58 000 lives in the EU every year. - GlucoSet has developed a disposable glucose sen...

Awarded: NOK 22.8 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-ERC-European Research Council

Set to change: early life factors restricting and promoting neurocognitive plasticity through life

Cognitive function in old age can be predicted from how you functioned when you were young. This is remarkable, as there are substantial cognitive age changes. Are we neurodevelopmentally set to change through life in certain ways? The objective of Set-to-change is to test whether and how early l...

Awarded: NOK 18.7 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Polymers in the Liver: Metabolism and Regulation

Metabolic diseases are a burden on the European population and health care system. It is increasingly recognised that individual differences with respect to history, lifestyle, and genetic make-up affect disease progression and treatment response. A Systems Medicine approach, based on computation...

Awarded: NOK 2.8 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2023

Location: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

New speakers and use of Russian in the Northern Norway

The NEW_WAY project will look at trajectories across the lifespan among Russian-speaking linguistic actors, and on the role of speaking/writing Russian in the political economy of Northern Norway around the Russian-Norwegian border. With the end of Cold War and implementation of more flexible bor...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Oslo

H20-INNOSUPSME-Innovation in SMEs

Bridging the treatment gap for mild and moderate anxiety and depression across EU

Each year, 25% of the EU population suffer from depression or anxiety, with higher rates for women than men. The cost of mood disorders and anxiety in the EU is about €170 billion per year. In most of the EU countries, patients with mild and moderate anxiety and depression only get access to spec...

Awarded: NOK 0.48 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2019

Location: Agder

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

Bringing a prophylactic Ebola vaccine to licensure

The overall aim of EBOVAC3 is to support an essential part of remaining clinical and manufacturing activities required for licensure in the European Union (EU) and the United States (US) of a candidate heterologous prime-boost prophylactic vaccine regimen against Ebola virus disease that is under...

Awarded: Hidden

Project Period: 2018-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-ERC-European Research Council

Discovery and functional significance of post-translational N-terminal acetylation

In mammalian cells, N-terminal (Nt) acetylation is one of the most abundant protein modifications. It is catalysed by N-terminal acetyltransferases (NATs) and mostly occurs co-translationally. However, in contrast to the defined co-translational NATs, post-translational NATs which have crucial re...

Awarded: NOK 18.6 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2023

Location: Vestland

H20-FET-Future and Emerging Technologies

Non-Invasive Chemistry Imaging in the whole human body

The NICI project’s ambition is to lay the foundations of a new area of research: the study of human biology using non-invasive chemistry imaging. For this, NICI aims to unite two areas of research: metabolomics and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). Metabolomics studies body functions through the ...

Awarded: NOK 0.93 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2021

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-SECURITY-Secure societies - Protecting freedom and security of Europe and its citizens

Network Of practitioners For Emergency medicAl systems and cRitical care

The emergency medical care in the EU is a fragmented chain including population, emergency medical services, volunteers, hospitals and cooperation with fire services, police and authorities. It needs to prepare to respond to new threats and assist casualties after security incidents. In response ...

Awarded: NOK 1.1 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

MAnufacturing of TUmour-REactive Natural Killer cells

This project will provide future-oriented translational research training designed to bridge the gap between basic research and applied development of new cell-based therapeutic products by the biotech industry and their clinical use for incurable diseases. This will be done on the example of act...

Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-INNOSUPSME-Innovation in SMEs

Preventing Chronic wound infections with a novel, antibiotic Wound Irrigation Solution; relieving patients from pain, risk of amputations and ensuring large cost savings for all Healthcare Systems.

Today, 40 million people globally live with chronic wounds. In addition to elevated pain, suffering and reduced quality of life for these patients, the direct cost for the national health systems of treating chronic wounds amounts to €47,8 Bn in UK and USA alone. Totally this corresponds to aroun...

Awarded: NOK 0.48 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2018

Location: Viken

H20-FOOD-Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research

Collaborative lAnd Sea inTegration pLatform

The goal of the COASTAL project is to formulate and evaluate business solutions and policy recommendations aimed at improving the coastal-rural synergy to foster rural and coastal development while preserving the environment. Rural development in the EU is increasingly affected by changing market...

Awarded: NOK 3.6 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-LEIT-LEIT-NMP-Nanotechnologies, Advanced Materials and Production

A 3D printed, affordable myoelectrical prosthetic hand of personalizeable size for optimal comfort and functionality

The needs of prosthetic hand users are still widely unaddressed, with 1/5 of end-users giving up on prosthesis use altogether. Discomfort and poor functionality are key complaints of prosthesis end-users, with >75% considering their current prosthesis too heavy and too slow for daily use. Indeed,...

Awarded: NOK 13.3 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Innlandet

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Transgenic dissection of the neural circuitry of memory and dementia

Our memories are arguably what make us who we are, making dementia a particularly cruel disease. Decades of research have revealed that two interconnected brain regions, the medial entorhinal cortex (MEC) and hippocampus (HP), are required for successful spatial memory formation in mammals. Each ...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

conect4children (COllaborative Network for European Clinical Trials For Children)

Paediatric medicines development is embedded in the European policy, legislation and in the work of the pharmaceutical industry but currently the potential of this effort is not realised. The conect4children (c4c) project will address the critical problems with the design, implementation and ope...

Awarded: NOK 6.5 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2024

Location: Vestland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Network representations of contextual memory in a neocortical circuit

How are memories formed and how do we remember them? Despite decades of memory research, these are still unanswered questions. There is consensus that the hippocampus is a key circuit for forming new memories. According to the classical model, memories that initially depend on the hippocampus, ma...

Awarded: NOK 1.9 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Structural studies of the full-length human Vitamin C transporters: unravelling Vitamin C transport across the membrane

SVCTs are Sodium-dependent Vitamin C Transporters, part of the large solute carrier protein family (SLC), and are the major carriers for Vitamin C uptake and regulation. Abnormal Vitamin C regulation has been associated with several diseases, including cancer, obesity, hypertension, autoimmune an...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Oslo

H20-FET-Future and Emerging Technologies

Human Brain Project Specific Grant Agreement 2

The Human Brain Project (HBP) is a major European scientific research initiative to improve our understanding of the brain and the role it plays in making us human, and to exploit the opportunities offered by the resulting knowledge. The size and complexity of the brain make this an expensive und...

Awarded: NOK 36.4 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Viken og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Identification of a Metalloproteinase-17-mediated cellular signalling circuit in intestinal regeneration and tumorigenesis

The digestive tract has been assigned important but complex tasks. It provides our body with nutrients and water. It gets rid of pathogens while allowing the commensal flora to thrive, and it quickly repairs injuries caused by the constant mechanical and biological stress. Lgr5+ intestinal stem c...

Awarded: NOK 1.8 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

What is the role of the axonal connections between the hemispheres in sensory processing?

Why does our brain have two hemispheres and what is the role of connections between them? While it is well known that in humans, each hemisphere has functional specializations, we have little mechanistic understanding of how circuits communicate across the corpus callosum that connects the hemisp...

Awarded: NOK 1.9 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Deciphering the mycobiome of indoor environments by high-throughput sequencing

Fungi have ubiquitous distribution in natural ecosystems and are also common in the built environment, where people spend major parts of their lifetime. When moisture is present, fungal growth can cause material deterioration and adverse effects on the occupant’s health. Traditional methods for a...

Awarded: NOK 1.9 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2020

Location: Oslo

H20-ERC-European Research Council

'Tissue is the issue': a multi-omics approach to improve prostate cancer diagnosis

Overtreatment in prostate cancer (PCa) is a burden for health care economy and for quality of life. Correct diagnosis of early stage PCa is challenging given the limitations of the currently available clinical tools and the biological understanding of PCa. In this inter-disciplinary project, I pr...

Awarded: NOK 14.0 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2023

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

BRINGING DOWN BARRIERS TO CHILDREN’S HEALTHY EATING

Edulia responds to the urgent need of EU society to find new ways to tackle the escalating issue of obesity, through promoting healthier eating from childhood. Based on the relations of sensory perception, pleasure, food choice and food behaviour, the project will look for new approaches to drive...

Awarded: NOK 5.3 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Oslo og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Outcomes and Causal Inference in International Comparative Assessments

The ETN OCCAM will investigate how educational policies influence educational outcomes worldwide. One of the most salient findings in the field of education is that there are huge national differences in student achievement in international comparative studies. The shockingly large gap between th...

Awarded: NOK 5.3 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-INFRA-Research infrastructures

EurOPDX Distributed Infrastructure for Research on patient-derived cancer Xenografts

Counteracting high attrition rates in oncology drug development and providing optimal therapeutic management of cancer patients require preclinical models that properly recapitulate the complexity and diversity of human tumours. Patient-derived tumour xenografts (PDXs), established by transplanti...

Awarded: NOK 0.90 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

Building social and emotional skills to BOOST mental health resilience in children and young people in Europe

It is widely documented that social and emotional learning (SEL) programs are effective in promoting mental health and well-being in children and young people. However, a number of shortcomings of these programs have been identified, which may compromise their sustainability and long-term effect....

Awarded: NOK 22.2 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2021

Location: Viken og 3 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

VIral and BacteRial Adhesin Network Training

ViBrANT (VIral and BacteRial Adhesin Network Training) brings together an interdisciplinary team of world-leading European infection researchers, focused on a cutting-edge translational research project to understand host-pathogen adhesion and to develop novel, highly-specific nanoscale diagnosti...

Awarded: NOK 2.7 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-FOOD-Food security, sustainable agriculture and forestry, marine and maritime and inland water research

Promoting One Health in Europe through joint actions on foodborne zoonoses, antimicrobial resistance and emerging microbiological hazards.

The One Health concept recognizes that the human health is tightly connected to the health of animals and the environment, i.e. that animal feed, human food, animal and human health, and environmental contamination are closely linked. These are the main focus of our European joint programme (EJP)...

Awarded: NOK 26.9 mill.

Project Period: 2018-2022

Location: Oslo og 2 andre