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Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (14/05/2013 03.20)

Traceability of the food system and development of dairy production in Sicily

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The issue addressedin this project proposal concerns the sicilian dairy sector,and in particular some local dairy sheep and cattle products, characterized by european qualitylabels (PDO and PGI).The project activities aim identifying analyticol tools and hypotheses of innovative processess that would enable the characterization,identifation,authentication,and traceability of dairy products,through biomolecular,chemical and nutrigenomics tools.Regarding animal feeding system traceability,cheese samples will be coollected and the follwing markers will be analysed: fatty acids carotenoid pigments,3-metil-indole, 2,3-octanedione, the most significant among the stable isotopes of chemical elements (carbone,nitrogen,oxygen and sulfur), volatile compounds terpens and tocopherols (vit. E)

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Research Fields

Agricultural sciences - Agricultural products


Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAlbania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, FYRoMacedonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, MOLDOVA, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAlbania, Andorra, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France, FYRoMacedonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, MOLDOVA, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom, Vatican City
Website of Fellowship Programmehttp://www.unict.it/sites/default/files/bandi/2294.pdf
Fellowship's Details
Career StageExperienced researcher or 4-10 yrs (Post-Doc)
Research ProfileNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year19367.00
Currencyeuro
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Application deadline

24/06/2013

Other fellowship details
Fellowship ID

53311

Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi di Catania

Public research
Catania - Italy
http://www.unict.it
E-mails
lubiondi@unict.itPhones
+39095234330

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