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H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Multiomics based analysis of brain-gut axis: A search for gastrointestinal disease phenotypes

An intimate yet less known relation between human brain and gut is rapidly emerging as several recent studies have identified various alterations within brain as a result of gastrointestinal disorders and reported comparable variations in gastrointestinal system due to altered brain outputs. Thes...

Awarded: NOK 2.1 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Vestland

H20-FET-Future and Emerging Technologies

BoneFix: A Paradigm Shift in Fracture Fixations via On-Site Fabrication of Bone Restoration Patches

As Europe’s population rapidly ages so too does the socioeconomic cost of bone fractures. According to WHO, the total number of osteoporosis-related fractures in EU patients will rise to 4.5 million in 2025, which translates to 8.5 incidents per minute. Unfortunately, clinically used metal fixato...

Awarded: NOK 6.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

Location: Vestland

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

VISIONARY NATURE BASED ACTIONS FOR HEATH, WELLBEING & RESILIENCE IN CITIES (VARCITIES)

In an increasingly urbanising world, governments and international corporations strive to increase productivity of cities, recognized as economy growth hubs, as well as ensuring better quality of life and living conditions to citizens. Although significant effort is performed by international org...

Awarded: NOK 13.8 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2025

Location: Vestland og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Pathogenic Triggers and Drivers of Venous Thromboembolism: Intermittent Hypoxia, Intravascular Cells and Extracellular Vesicles

Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is a common, deadly condition affecting more than 1 million europeans, with 500.000 related deaths in EU per year. Many risk factors are established, but it is not known what triggers a VTE event, which hampers development of predictive and therapeutic measures. Hypox...

Awarded: NOK 2.1 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

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

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

A SECURE HEALTHCARE ENVIRONMENT FOR INFORMATICS RESILIENCE

The health sector is steadily becoming the de facto target for cyberattacks. Based on the most recent ENISA report at the end of 2018, cybersecurity incidents have shown that the healthcare sector is one of the most vulnerable. Focusing specifically on Electronic Medical Devices (EMD), they suffe...

Awarded: NOK 5.7 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Troms og Finnmark - Romsa ja Finnmárku - Tromssa ja Finmarkku og 2 andre

H20-ERC-European Research Council

Outsourcing cancer immunity to healthy donors

Despite recent advances in cancer immunotherapy, most patients with metastatic cancer are not cured. Major reasons are lack of homogeneously and highly expressed molecules that can be safely targeted and evoke efficient T-cell responses. I propose that the strong T-cell responses leading to rejec...

Awarded: NOK 19.7 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2025

Location: Oslo

H20-CROSST-Cross-theme

Online Service of Personalised Games for People with Cerebral Palsy to Enhance their Abilities and Living Adjustment

Cerebral Palsy (CP) is a frequent neurological disorder (2 per 1k births). The EU has 0.7m of 17m persons with CP globally. Therapy can cost €45k/year - a huge burden on families. Playing digital games, as Europe 2020 identifies, can promote health & well-being for people with such disabilities. ...

Awarded: NOK 5.8 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-ENV-Climate action, environment, resource efficiency and raw materials

GO GREEN: Resilient Optimal Urban natural, Technological and Environmental Solutions

The objective of GOGREEN ROUTES is to position European cities as world ambassadors of urban sustainability. Our inspirational approach shifts the focus of NBS towards the co-benefits to multidimensional health-termed 360-Health. GOGREEN ROUTES transdisciplinary consortium will pioneer a unique a...

Awarded: NOK 3.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

Location: Innlandet

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

Indo-European Consortium for Next Generation Influenza Vaccine Innovation

The highly integrated INCENTIVE consortium represents true partnership between Indian and European/US groups that addresses the global health and economic challenge posed by influenza infections, to reduce the worldwide burden resulting from outbreaks. INCENTIVE’s strategic goals are to provide s...

Awarded: NOK 8.6 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2025

Location: Vestland og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Towards Precision Psychiatry

The intricacies of the human mind and its disorders are one of the remaining modern-day enigmas. Whereas recent advances in brain imaging and genetics are currently changing the clinical neurosciences by identifying novel general mechanisms of complex traits underlying risk and resilience at the ...

Awarded: NOK 2.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

PROPOSAL FOR FUNDING RESEARCH DEVELOPMENT AND MANUFACTURING OF VACCINE AGAINST COVID-19

Funding of research and innovation programmes for the development of novel SARS-CoV-2 vaccine against COVID-19 disease The overall objective is to leverage co-funding from the European Commission to support CEPI’s COVID-19 vaccine programme development efforts. The COVID-19 outbreak has in a sho...

Awarded: NOK 1.1 bill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

European Research and Preparedness Network for Pandemics and Emerging Infectious Diseases

The overall objective of this 5-year project is to build a multinational, adaptive European COVID-19 and emerging infectious diseases trial network, based on existing initiatives, experience and expertise, allowing European expansion of DisCoVeRy (WP1) and the establishment of a COVID19 adaptive ...

Awarded: NOK 11.5 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2025

Location: Oslo

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

Democratizing a Cyber Security Toolkit for SMEs and MEs

CyberKit4SME aims to democratize a kit of cyber security tools and methods enabling SMEs/MEs to: Increase awareness of cybersecurity risks, vulnerabilities and attacks; Monitor and forecast risks; Manage risks using organisational, human and technical security measures with greater confidence; an...

Awarded: NOK 6.2 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

Beyond 1M Genomes

The Beyond 1 Million Genomes (B1MG) consortium will establish the support and coordination structure for the European 1+ Million Genomes initiative (1+MG), which is based upon the commitment of 20 European Member States and Norway that have signed the Declaration ‘Towards access to at least 1 mil...

Awarded: NOK 0.24 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Circuits for multisensory integration in the perirhinal cortex

While watching a movie or listening to a friend, our brain integrates information from all the senses to build a coherent neural representation of the experience. This allows our brain to assign a voice to each character in the movie and localize it in the visual space, or to anticipate the meani...

Awarded: NOK 2.1 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

Translational approaches to disease modifying therapy of type 1 diabetes - HARVESTing the fruits of INNODIA

Building on the strong foundations of INNODIA, with its unique, Europe-wide clinical and basic research network for the study of type 1 diabetes (T1D), we propose in INNODIA HARVEST an ambitious program which aims to prevent and arrest T1D via focused objectives targeting consolidation and innova...

Awarded: NOK 0.63 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-FET-Future and Emerging Technologies

Human Brain Project Specific Grant Agreement 3

The last of four multi-year work plans will take the HBP to the end of its original incarnation as an EU Future and Emerging Technology Flagship. The plan is that the end of the Flagship will see the start of a new, enduring European scientific research infrastructure, EBRAINS, hopefully on the E...

Awarded: NOK 76.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Oslo og 2 andre

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Exploiting the methylerythritol phosphate pathway as a source of drug targets for novel anti-infectives

Anti-infective resistance is a serious global healthcare issue, calling for the development of compounds with a novel mode of action. An interdisciplinary approach will afford potent and selective inhibitors of the underexplored methylerythritol phosphate pathway, a rich source of targets that ar...

Awarded: NOK 2.9 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

Location: Vestland

H20-INNOSUPSME-Innovation in SMEs

Smartphone-based monitoring of jaundice in newborns

Worldwide, 114.000 newborns die each year due to neonatal jaundice, a common condition caused by high levels of bilirubin. Approximately the same number of children grow up with permanent disabilities associated with brain damage when jaundice is not diagnosed early and treated. Current solutions...

Awarded: NOK 16.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Empirical study of Literature Training Network

In Europe one in five people lacks adequate reading skills. Additionally, research shows that the amount of time spend reading is in decline and becoming more intermittent and fragmented. This is alarming, since recent empirical research shows that literary reading, by virtue of its appeal to fir...

Awarded: NOK 2.9 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

Location: Rogaland

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Novel Applications in 19F Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) is a leading clinical diagnostic technique that is able to provide whole body imaging, and when individual cells are imaged in living animals, it can provide new insights into the biology of cell trafficking and migration. For cells to be visualised by MRI, they g...

Awarded: NOK 2.9 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

Location: Oslo

H20-SOCIETY-Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies

THE RIGHT TO INTERNATIONAL PROTECTION: A PENDULUM BETWEEN GLOBALIZATION AND NATIVIZATION?

The vision of PROTECT is to discover ways of further advancing the international protection system within today’s turbulent political context. As a corollary to fluctuations in political cleavage systems of host countries, states’ policy approaches to international protection are drifting away fr...

Awarded: NOK 13.5 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Vestland

H20-SOCIETY-Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies

Closing gaps in social citizenship. New tools to foster social resilience in Europe

EUROSHIP will provide new, gender-sensitive, comparative knowledge about the effectiveness of changing social protection policies targeted at reducing poverty and social exclusion in Europe. Focal points will be the roles of social protection systems (including minimum income schemes), digitalisa...

Awarded: NOK 8.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-INNOSUPSME-Innovation in SMEs

Hearing protection device with situational awareness and alerts for the Industrial sector

The industrial sector exposes workers to very high levels of environmental noise that causes serious health problems such as hearing loss, tinnitus, stress, cardiovascular disease, etc. Many of these health problems are easy to avoid, however once they have occurred, they are irreversible. Moreov...

Awarded: NOK 9.5 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

Location: Oslo

H20-MSCA-Marie Sklodowska-Curie actions

Personalized Therapies for Atrial Fibrillation. A Translational Approach

Atrial Fibrillation (AF) is the most common cardiac arrhythmia affecting more than 6 million Europeans with a cost exceeding 1% of the EU health care system budget (13.5 billion annually). New treatment strategies and the progress achieved in research on AF mechanisms and substrate evaluation met...

Awarded: NOK 2.9 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

Location: Oslo

H20-SOCIETY-Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies

EMpowerment through liquid Integration of Migrant Youth in vulnerable conditions

MIMY is a comparative interdisciplinary study of migrant integration with the aim of empowering young migrants in vulnerable conditions and supporting integration strategies within the EU. The project brings together 11 disciplines and 12 partners to examine the dynamic, open-ended process of int...

Awarded: NOK 2.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Vestland

H20-SOCIETY-Europe in a changing world - inclusive, innovative and reflective Societies

Policy, Expertise, and Trust in Action

Many policy decisions in contemporary knowledge-based forms of governance are driven by advice, evidence and data provided by experts from diverse arenas. In democratic societies, trust in the provenance and justification of policy measures are essential for their implementation. The rise of po...

Awarded: NOK 2.4 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Oslo

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

MULTILEVEL INTERVENTIONS TO PROMOTE MENTAL HEALTH IN SMEs AND PUBLIC WORKPLACES

Recent reports indicate an increase in mental health problems among the general EU population in recent years. Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) and public organisations are particularly vulnerable as they have often scarce knowledge and resources to effectively manage workers’ mental he...

Awarded: NOK 4.3 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2023

Location: Trøndelag - Trööndelage

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

DIGITAL, RISK-BASED SCREENING FOR ATRIAL FIBRILLATION IN THE EUROPEAN COMMUNITY

Atrial fibrillation (AF) is an increasingly common arrhythmia in the aging European population. Its prevalence will more than double by the year 2050 affecting 5% of EU women and men aged 65 years. AF carries a high risk of stroke, heart failure, and dementia, which result in a significant loss o...

Awarded: NOK 0.54 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2022

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

H20-HEALTH-Health, demographic change and wellbeing

Predicting comorbid cardiovascular disease in individuals with mental disorder by decoding disease mechanisms

Comorbid cardiovascular disease in people with severe mental disorders is a major public health concern and poses a considerable financial burden on European Health Care. The CoMorMent project will uncover mechanisms underlying the higher incidence of cardiovascular disease in people with mental ...

Awarded: NOK 15.0 mill.

Project Period: 2020-2024

Location: Oslo