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New: EU research on Ebola

To address the urgent need, the EU is boosting its investment in Ebola research via an exceptional procedure – supporting the most advanced vaccine and treatment candidates

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Safer cruise ships thanks to EU-funded research

The Costa Concordia and South Korean Sewol ferry tragedies have highlighted the importance of safety in passenger shipping. Thanks to EU-funded research, evacuating large passenger ships should be smoother and safer in future. EU-funded researchers are also helping to design more stable cruise ships and ferries.