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Page last update: 25/12/2008

Fifth Framework Programme
Quality of Life programme – Key Action 3: The cell factory

A series of European Union-backed research projects focusing on the socio-economic aspects of the life sciences and biotechnologies sectors are presented below. These projects, listed with their title and contract number, were carried out during the Fifth Framework Programme (1998-2002), under the Quality of Life programme and relate to cell research.

Early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease and related Dementia - QLK3-CT-2001-02362

New Anti-inflammatory Natural Products from Medicinal Plants Using Inducible Transcription Factors and their Signalling Pathways as Molecular Targets - QLK3-CT-2000-00463

Human Cell Systems for Predicting the Allergenicity of Genetically Engineered Proteins - QLK3-CT-2000-00270

Optimising nutritional quality of crops - QLK3-CT-2000-00103

The DT40 cell line as a genetic model and a substitute for animal research - QLK3-CT-2000-00785

Towards new antibiotics - QLK3-CT-2000-00513

Comparison and validation of novel pyrogen tests based on the human fever reaction - QLK3-CT-1999-00811

Preclinical evaluation of delivery systems for neuroprotective gene therapy in neurodegenerative disease - QLK3-CT-1999-00702

Enhanced, intelligent processing of food and related wastes using thermophilic populations - QLK3-CT-1999-00004

In vitro production of high quality mammalian oocytes for biotechnology, assisted reproductions, breeding and toxicology-teratology purposes - QLK3-CT-1999-00104

Tissue engineered nerve repair devices: Development of European medical implantable devices and research training focus - QLK3-CT-1999-00625

Technology for the production of health related substances by marine sponges - QLK3-CT-1999-00672

Designing and improving health and food related production processes using filamentous fungal cell factories - QLK3-CT-1999-00729

Mesodermal stem cells: from basic biology to development of pre-clinical models of tissue replacement and cell therapy - QLK3-CT-1999-00020

Identification, lead generation, structural biology and validation of targets for cancer therapy. An integrated methodological approach - QLK3-CT-1999-00875

Cord Blood as an allogenic source of Stem cell for clinical use - QLK3-CT-1999-00380

Thematic Network around Cystic Fibrosis and Related Diseases - QLK3-CT-1999-00241



Last update: 25 December 2008 | Top