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Press releases on biosociety related topics - Year 2003

Here is a selection of press releases from 2003 on biosociety-related issues published on Europa, the European Union portal. Usually, the press releases are available in three formats (HTML, PDF and Word file) and in at least two languages (English and French). The resources listed below are classified in reverse chronological order.

12/12/2003
EU BIONIC EAR research project looks into new ways to cure deafness

11/12/2003
EU funds co-ordination of cross-border medical emergency research

01/12/2003
Chemicals: Research key to new EU chemical policy

28/11/2003
Antibiotics: 13 million to step up EU research on antibiotic resistance

13/11/2003
EU to release EUR 11.7 million for diabetes research

28/10/2003
She Figures 2003: key data on women and science

9/10/2003
European Week against Cancer 2003: EU announces new EUR 100 million funding for cancer research

22/07/2003
Improving food quality and safety: EU to fund 24 new research projects and networks

09/07/2003
European Commission proposes strict ethical guidelines on EU funding of human embryonic stem cell research

20/06/2003
WTO consultation over GMO's: EU reiterates its authorisation system is in accordance with WTO rules

10/06/2003
Striving for European excellence in clinical research to help cure cancer

12/05/2003
Fewer tests on animals and safer drugs: new EU tests save 200,000 rabbits per year

10/04/2003
Parkinson's disease: European researchers join forces to combat major brain disorders

7/04/2003
Commission report on human embryonic stem cell research provides basis for discussion on ethics

4/04/2003
Co-existence of genetically modified and conventional crops: roundtable on latest research results

17/03/2003
EU research performance: substantial progress but important challenges need to be addressed

14/03/2003
Lack of information and public scepticism on agricultural biotechnology contribute to biotech companies leaving Europe

14/03/2003
Speech from Philippe Busquin, European Commissioner for Research: Pour un Espace Européen de la Recherche en Sciences Humaines et Sociales Conférence pour le lancement des réseaux européens de recherche socio-économique [FR]

06/03/2003
Safe food and support for rural life should be EU priorities, say citizens of future member states

05/03/2003
Commission calls on EU Member States to intensify efforts in life sciences and biotechnology

05/02/2003
The European Group on Ethics makes public its Opinion on the Ethical aspects of clinical research in developing countries

23/01/2003
Speech from David Byrne, European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Protection Food Safety - What can be expected from policy makers 23rd International Forum on Agriculture Policy of the Deutscher Bauernverband (DBV) Berlin, 23 January 2003

08/01/2003
Commissioner Busquin supports worldwide ban on cloning

08/01/2003
Questions and Answers on BSE

06/01/2003
2003 sees stricter labelling rules for meat

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