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Alzheimer's disease, the most common form of dementia, remains largely underdiagnosed. Therefore, reliable markers are necessary. Alzheimer's disease, the most common form of dementia, remains largely underdiagnosed. Therefore, reliable markers are necessary.
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Dec 11 2017
The JRC released a new scientific yardstick, in the form of a certified reference material, to help early detection of Alzheimer's disease.
JRC fisheries experts will continue to support the process to enable sustainable fisheries in the Arctic in the future JRC fisheries experts will continue to support the process to enable sustainable fisheries in the Arctic in the future
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Dec 07 2017
The European Union and nine nations have reached an international agreement to prevent unregulated commercial fishing in the Arctic high seas.
LVOCs have a key role in the manufacturing process of many of our everyday products. LVOCs have a key role in the manufacturing process of many of our everyday products.
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Dec 07 2017
New emissions and efficiency standards will help national authorities to lower the environmental impact of Large Volume Organic Chemicals production.
The JRC’s data helps policymakers understand the most cost-effective strategies The JRC’s data helps policymakers understand the most cost-effective strategies
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Dec 05 2017
This study combines geospatial tools and energy system modelling to identify least-cost electrification strategies for 44 Sub-Saharan countries.
The new web portal provides up-to date information on topics related to the promotion of health and well-being, in particular the prevention of non-communicable diseases like cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer. The new web portal provides up-to date information on topics related to the promotion of health and well-being, in particular the prevention of non-communicable diseases like cardiovascular disease, diabetes and cancer.
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Dec 04 2017
The European Commission has launched a Knowledge Gateway on Health Promotion and Disease Prevention to support the implementation of health policies across the EU.
The 2017 edition of the EU R&D Scoreboard (the Scoreboard) comprises the 2500 companies investing the largest sums in R&D in the world in 2016/17 The 2017 edition of the EU R&D Scoreboard (the Scoreboard) comprises the 2500 companies investing the largest sums in R&D in the world in 2016/17
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Dec 04 2017
European Union firms have significantly increased their investments in research and development (R&D), rising above the world's average growth rate.
Africa EUMETSAT, 2017 Africa EUMETSAT, 2017
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Nov 30 2017
Over 30 years of JRC scientific collaboration with Africa have been compiled in one publication, "Science for the AU-EU Partnership - Building knowledge for sustainable development".
This Scientific Opinion will inform future EU policies to help increase the quantity of sustainable food coming from the ocean. This Scientific Opinion will inform future EU policies to help increase the quantity of sustainable food coming from the ocean.
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Nov 30 2017
Today the High Level Group of the Commission's Scientific Advice Mechanism (SAM) published a Scientific Opinion on food from the oceans, to which the JRC contributed with knowledge and data on fisheries and aquaculture.
Floodings River and coastal floods will remain the most critical hazard in many floodplains and coastal stretches of western, central, and Eastern Europe
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Nov 28 2017

Damage to critical infrastructure caused by climate hazards could triple by the 2020s and multiply over ten-fold by the end of the century.

This year's edition of "Science meets Parliaments" focuses on the role of science in a post-fact society. This year's edition of "Science meets Parliaments" focuses on the role of science in a post-fact society.
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Nov 28 2017
For the third time, Members of the European Parliament, policy-makers from EU institutions, Member States, national parliaments, regional authorities meet scientists. This year's edition focuses on the role of science in a post-fact society.

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