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Press releases of 1997

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Released on 18-12-1997: European Research: making an impact - European Commission publishes examples of successful projects

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Released on 07-11-1997: Neurological development of seven-year-old children shows subtle delays from mercury in mothers’ diet during pregnancy

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Released on 28-10-1997: New cancer radiotherapy shows promise

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Released on 13-10-1997: The changing environment of the Mediterranean:
An international conference on European Union research into the oceanography of the Mediterranean Sea

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Released on 03-10-1997: Edith Cresson invites a hundred young Europeans to join with her in reflecting on a "knowledge-based Europe"

Released on 26-09-1997: Commission approves second term for European Science and Technology Assembly

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Released on 24-09-1997: Flood Forecasting and Warning, a international workshop, 25 September 1997, Padova, Italia

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Released on 13-09-1997: 9th Eu Contest for Young Scientists, Milan 9-13 September

Released on 01-09-1997: 9th Eu Contest for Young Scientists, Milan 9-14 September

Released on 31-07-1997: The Commission proposes a budget of 16.3 billion ecus for the forthcoming Fifth Framework Programme for research and technological development
The text of this press release is also available in FR, DE, DA, ES, PT, NL, IT, SW, FI, EL via RAPID

Released on 29-07-1997: The Commission proposes an agreement for scientific and technological cooperation with Russia

Released on 25-07-1997: Commission approves 147 research training networks

Released on 18-07-1997: A European network completes genomic sequence of a major bacterium

Released on 17-07-1997: The Commission approves 311 new research projects in the area of Environment and Climate

Released on 03-07-1997: European Community - Australia Joint Science and Technology Cooperation Committee - Joint Communique

Released on 26-06-1997: The European Union adopts several research projects to improve the protection and management of the oceans

Released on 07-05-1997: The Commission is continuing its work on the action plan on research into transmissible spongiform encephalopathies

Released on 05-05-1997: Third successive winter with large ozone loss in the Arctic stratosphere

Released on 29-04-1997: Forensic science, genetic fingerprints, and high quality European products: the Commission launches 59 research projects in the field of standards, measurements and testing

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Released on 24-3-1997: Using bacteria to repair environmental damage: one of 96 new Biotechnology research projects approved by the Commission

Released on 20-3-1997: Storm warning: the FASTEX experiment

Released on 18-3-1997: Hale-Bopp and Brown Dwarfs

Released on 17-3-1997: A new test for BSE, ‘green’ chemicals, safer food-processing and renewable industrial products from biological resources: the Commission launches 62 agro-industrial research projects

Released on 11-3-1997: Last deadline for submitting SME co-operative research proposals extended until 8 April 1998

Released on 05-3-1997: The Chairman of IRDAC supports the Commission working paper on the Fifth Framework Programme for RTD - and also pleads for a simplified decision-making process

Released on 03-3-1997: Diabetes in Europe - a major health problem, and a research opportunity (a symposium, Brussels, 6 March 1997)

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Released on 27-2-1997:

For more information on this press release, please contact:
Mr. Gilbert Fayl
Head of Unit, RESEARCH-AP03
Fax: +32.2.2962006
Mr. Stephen Gosden
Press and Information Officer, RESEARCH
Fax: +32.2.2958220

Released on 24-2-1997: Recent contributions of the Joint Research Centre (European Commission) to cancer studies shows significant and promising results in Treatment of Leukemia

Released on 18-2-1997: The RTD strategy of the top 500 companies in Europe: focus on business strategy

Released on 12-02-1997: The Commission presents its views on the content and objectives of the 5th Framework Programme for Research

Released on 15-01-1997: Investigating therapies for AIDS, Multiple Sclerosis, and Parkinson’s disease, research into TSE, and much more: the Commission approves 125 biomedicine research projects

Released on 10-01-1997: Airborne Polar Experiment : exploration of the processes destroying stratospheric ozone - using a converted Russian spy plane

Released on 06-01-1997: Fusion evaluation report urges for a global research partnership for an energy source of the 21st century onward


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