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Understanding what leads to lung disease

Photo of small baby with resporatory therapyScientists don't know all of the reasons why some people are more susceptible to lung disease than others - something that the EU-funded ALEC project is seeking to find out. The results could be an important step towards better prevention and treatments for patients. [Read more]

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The European Union has concluded several Scientific and Technical Cooperation (S&T ) agreements with a number of individual countries, from all over the globe. These agreements are based on common interests and priorities, aiming to increase cooperation in research and innovation.

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International Research Newsletter
issue 60, October 2015

  • Commission invests €16 billion in funding for research and innovation
  • Science diplomacy: new opportunities for EU-US cooperation
  • Robert-Jan Smits’ visit to Switzerland
  • Strengthening cooperation between the EU and Kazakhstan
  • EU-Latin America R&I cooperation
  • and much more…

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