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28 August 2012

Estonia, highly networked and highly innovative

Estonia, highly networked and highly innovative Projects news and results Estonians may not have invented the internet, but when it comes to doing interesting, innovative or just plain useful things online the small Baltic country has long been several st ...

24 August 2012

Supercomputers target HIV

Supercomputers target HIV Projects news and results A world-class supercomputing infrastructure, developed by EU-funded scientists, has enabled new insights into HIV research. It provides the processing power necessary to study the molecular mechanics of ...

24 August 2012

Reducing the adverse drug event death toll

Reducing the adverse drug event death toll Projects news and results By some estimates, inappropriate drug prescriptions claim the lives of more Europeans each year than traffic accidents. EU-funded researchers are using ICT to prevent such incidents. A s ...

24 August 2012

Putting privacy at the heart of biometric systems

Putting privacy at the heart of biometric systems Projects news and results Without surgery, you can’t change your biometric data: your fingerprints, your eyes and your face are yours for life. Biometric security systems use this extremely accurate – and ...

24 August 2012

Meet the pioneers of future and emerging technology

Meet the pioneers of future and emerging technology Projects news and results Go forth and explore the frontiers of science and technology! This is the unspoken motto of the Future and Emerging Technologies programme (FET), which has for more than 20 year ...

24 August 2012

Linking supercomputers to simulate the sun, the climate and the human body

Linking supercomputers to simulate the sun, the climate and the human body Projects news and results European scientists can simulate the fusion taking place in the sun, create new climate models and will eventually build a biologically-correct virtual hu ...

23 August 2012

Enhanced brain-computer interface promises unparalleled autonomy for disabled

Enhanced brain-computer interface promises unparalleled autonomy for disabled Projects news and results In the 2009 film Surrogates, humans live vicariously through robots while safely remaining in their own homes. That sci-fi future is still a long way o ...

29 June 2012

Ireland: at the heart of European ICT

Ireland: at the heart of European ICT Projects news and results Ireland may sit on the geographic edge of the EU, but when it comes to ICT, the country is at the very heart of Europe's digital industry. According to the industry association ICT Irela ...

5 April 2017

Blog post: Helping Europe tackle obesity, diabetes, food allergies and hypersensitivities

News Article Blog post: Helping Europe tackle obesity, diabetes, food allergies and hypersensitivities Spectral Engines won the Horizon 2020 food scanner prize. CEO of Spectral Engines Jarkko Antila wrote a guest blog post on their innovative solution. Re ...

18 April 2013

eHealth at European Month of the Brain

eHealth at European Month of the Brain Events Europe/Brussels 01/05/2013 to 31/05/2013 May 2013 will be the European Month of the Brain. The European Commission has organised a full programme of activities and conferences to raise awareness on the importa ...

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