JRC research topics

The JRC carries out research in a wide variety of fields. Located across five sites throughout the EU, seven research institutes work in the areas of agriculture and food security, energy and transport, environment and climate change, health and consumer protection, information society, safety and security, innovation and growth, measurements and standards, and nuclear safety and security.

  1. The JRC carries out research in the area of targeted alpha therapy (also called Alpha-Immunotherapy), which is a new approach to cancer treatment.


    Science Areas: Health and consumer protection, Nuclear safety and security
    Keywords: nuclear, health, cancer
  2. The JRC works closely with other European Commission services, relevant national organisations, the World Health Organisation (WHO) to maintain a high level of public health protection, covering areas such as cancer policy support, nutrition and air quality.


    Science Areas: Health and consumer protection
    Keywords: health