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The JRC study explores the potential impacts of Coordinated Automated Road Transport (C-ART) scenarios for our transport system. The JRC study explores the potential impacts of Coordinated Automated Road Transport (C-ART) scenarios for our transport system.
©European Union, 2017
Sep 22 2017
The JRC analyses the impacts of automated and connected vehicles, exploring scenarios in order to see how the full potential of these new technologies could be exploited.
Identification of regulatory needs for nanomedicines Identification of regulatory needs for nanomedicines
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Sep 25 2017

Europe received fewer submissions of nanomedicines for market authorisation in comparison to other regions in the world in the last five years.

This is one of the major outcomes of a recent survey performed with international regulatory bodies done by JRC scientists in collaboration with the Norwegian SINTEF Institute for Materials and Chemistry.

The JRC’s new tool will help countries to take action ahead of time in order to prevent the worst impacts of floods. The JRC’s new tool will help countries to take action ahead of time in order to prevent the worst impacts of floods.
©European Union, 2017
Sep 21 2017
A new tool developed by the JRC will help emergency authorities prevent the worst impacts of floods, by calculating flood hazard and risk dynamically and displaying the potential consequences in near real-time.
Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC107930
Authors: 
DOSSO Mafini
POTTERS Lesley
TUEBKE Alexander
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Chemical safety assessment with computational models of the skin Chemical safety assessment with computational models of the skin
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Sep 22 2017

JRC scientists contributed to the review of in silico models that have been developed for the prediction of skin permeability. Such models are relevant for the implementation of EU legislation on chemicals that strongly recommend or require the use of alternative approaches to animal studies.

Vials of reference materials for the Alzheimer's biomarker Abeta42 Vials of reference materials for the Alzheimer's biomarker Abeta42
Sep 20 2017

 JRC scientists contributed to the validation of methods to quantify a promising marker for the diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. This work is pivotal for the preparation of soon te be released certified reference materials based on cerebrospinal fluid proteins (CSF), enabling standardisation of tests for Alzheimer diagnosis.

The European Commission has launched an online tool, TRIMIS to help analyse the effectiveness of transport innovation in delivering the EU’s energy and transport strategy  The European Commission has launched an online tool, TRIMIS to help analyse the effectiveness of transport innovation in delivering the EU’s energy and transport strategy
©European Union, 2017
Sep 19 2017
The European Commission has launched an online tool to help analyse the effectiveness of transport innovation in delivering the EU’s energy and transport strategy
EU sunflower yields are forecast to be well above the five-year average
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Sep 18 2017

According to the JRC MARS crop monitoring Bulletin for Europe, published today, favourable conditions prevailed in most of France, Germany and the Benelux countries. In Mediterranean regions and eastern Europe, heatwaves and low precipitation continued until the end of August.

Publication Year: 
2017
JRC Publication N°: 
JRC107828
Authors: 
URZI BRANCATI Maria Cesira
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