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Press releases of 1999

Released on 21-12-1999: Quality of life: centre stage of European research - 307 new research projects funded

Released on 14-12-1999: A world first: the sequencing of two plant chromosomes - Surprisingly, plants have many genes in common with humans

Released on 13-12-1999 / Comunicato il 13-12-1999:

Released on 08-12-1999: Press briefing on the final results of the Mediterranean Targeted Project

Released on 18-11-1999: Ozone loss over European Arctic - EU and US join forces in the biggest field study yet

Released on 17-11-1999: EU marine research finds Mediterranean a sensitive indicator of climate change

Released on 16-11-1999: FISA-99 Symposium - EU Research in Reactor Safety, 29 November - 1 December 1999, Luxembourg

Released on 15-11-1999:

Released on 12-11-1999: The role of women in science - Presentation of an expert working report, Brussels 23 November

Released on 10-11-1999: How does dioxin affect human health?

Released on 05-11-1999: Pan-European research finds that biodiversity yields dividends

Released on 08-10-1999: Recent European advances in biotechnology

Released on 06-10-1999: Eye in the sky: satellite-based observation to protect life on Earth

Released on 05-10-1999: European Union and USA to measure together

Released on 01-10-1999 / Comunicato il 01-10-1999 / Comunicado el 01-10-1999:

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    Released on 25-09-1999: 11th European Union Contest for Young Scientists - Eureka! Re-established in the heat of Thessaloniki

    Released on 07-09-1999: 11th European Union Contest for Young Scientists - Thessaloniki 19-26 September

    Released on 06-09-1999: EU research results protect Assisi's basilica from future damage

    Released on 03-08-1999: "Yellow rice" to prevent vitamin A deficiency

    Released on 26-07-1999: Launch of new projects under the ECSC « Steel » research programme will have an impact on the protection of workers, consumers and environment

    Released on 01-07-1999: European research to focus on fight against fraud

    Released on 24-06-1999: European researchers successfully forecast an important earthquake

    Released on 21-06-1999 / Comunicato il 21-06-1999:

    Released on 08-06-1999: Exposure to mercury before birth may cause high blood pressure

    Released on 19-05-1999 / Comunicato il 19-05-1999:

    Released on 04-05-1999: Fair play in sport: a European initiative unites scientists and athletes in the fight against doping - Toulouse, 7-9 May 1999

    Released on 25-03-1999: Second Conference of the Biotechnology & Finance Forum - Lyon, 26 - 29 March 1999

    Released on 19-03-1999: Climate Prediction: Outcome of the first EU-Japan workshop on Climate Change

    Released on 17-03-1999: European research in neuroscience: at the service of society

    Released on 12-03-1999: Tropical atmosphere much cooler and drier than expected: the results of a large EU-supported experiment in the Seychelles

    Released on 03-03-1999: Israel joins the Fifth Framework Programme

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    Released on 25-02-1999: The Fifth Framework Programme is under way - Essen, 25-26 February 1999

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