European Research Infrastructures for Poverty Related Diseases

akronüüm: EURIPRED
algus: 2013-11-01
lõpp: 2017-10-31
 
programm: FP7 - Euroopa Liidu 7. raamprogramm
alaprogramm: INFRA - Teadustöö infrastruktuurid
instrument: CP-CSA-INFRA - Koostööprojekt - koordineeritud toetavad tegevused - INFRA
projektikonkurss: FP7-INFRASTRUCTURES-2012-1
projekti number: 312661
kestus kuudes: 48
partnerite arv: 17
 
lühikokkuvõte: HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis (TB) and Malaria alone account for more than six million deaths worldwide every year. Despite substantial efforts made in recent years, Poverty Related Diseases are still spreading. New therapeutic interventions are therefore urgently required to combat Poverty Related Diseases. The existence of a well-developed HIV/TB/Malaria infrastructure presents a prime opportunity to address other sexually transmitted diseases such as viral hepatitis efficiently and effectively. The overall goal of the EURIPRED is to coordinate and integrate international resources into a single specialised infrastructure to support European HIV, TB, Malaria and Hepatitis B virus and Hepatitis C virus studies from early drug, vaccine and microbicide discovery to clinical trials. This will be achieved by creating partnerships between European scientists and international research teams from disease endemic countries and strong collaborations between industry and public sector research. Although vaccines, drugs and microbicide research is being conducted in the European Union (EU) there is no single European infrastructure that brings international resources and facilities together to develop cost-effective products for the European market. To underpin this need, EURIPRED will integrate worldwide resources to allow European access to shared reagents. This integrated approach will strengthen international cooperation, increase research capacity in EU and developing countries and significantly contribute to the European Research Area (ERA). By minimising fragmentation and duplication of research efforts and pooling fragmented resources EURIPRED can improve European research efficiency and effectiveness. EURIPRED will be built upon the highly successful model of the Centre for AIDS Reagents (CFAR), a twenty-three year old reagent initiative based at the National Institute of Biological Standards and Control (NIBSC), a centre of the Medical Healthcare Products Regulatory Authority Agency (MHRA) and will comprise of a world-class team of experts and repositories with expertise in vaccine, microbicide and drug development for a range of infectious diseases. By engaging international scientific communities, EURIPRED can play a leading role in driving research forward in Europe and beyond.
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1 koordinaator Department of Health UK Amanda King http://www.dh.gov.uk
2 partner KING'S COLLEGE LONDON UK Paul Labbett http://www.kcl.ac.uk
3 partner NATIONAL CENTER FOR AIDS/STD CONTROL AND PREVENTION, CHINESE CENTER FOR DISEASE CONTROL AND PREVENTION CN Yiming Shao http://www.icdc.cn
4 partner THE D.I. IVANOVSKY INSTITUTE OF VIROLOGY OF THE MINISTRY OF THE HEALTHOF THE RUSSIAN FEDERATION RU Eduard Karamov http://www.virology.ru
5 partner INSTITUTO DE SALUD CARLOS III ES Lucía Pérez álvarez http://www.isciii.es
6 partner KENYA MEDICAL RESEARCH INSTITUTE KE John Vulule http://www.kemri.org
7 partner JPT PEPTIDE TECHNOLOGIES GMBH DE Ulf Reimer http://www.jpt.com
8 partner POLYMUN SCIENTIFIC IMMUNBIOLOGISCHE FORSCHUNG GMBH AT Dietmar Katinger http://www.polymun.com
9 partner ACADEMISCH ZIEKENHUIS LEIDEN - LEIDS UNIVERSITAIR MEDISCH CENTRUM NL Emiel Schaap http://www.lumc.nl
10 partner ICOSAGEN AS EE Liina Marquardt http://www.icosagen.com
11 partner STICHTING TUBERCULOSIS VACCINE INITIATIVE NL Jelle Thole http://www.tbvi.eu
12 partner UNIVERSITE DE LAUSANNE CH Nicolas Collin http://www.unil.ch
13 partner LIONEX GMBH DE Mahavir Singh http://www.lionex.de
14 partner THE CHANCELLOR, MASTERS AND SCHOLARS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF OXFORD UK Stephen Conway http://www.ox.ac.uk
15 partner LONDON SCHOOL OF HYGIENE AND TROPICAL MEDICINE UK Chris Andrews
16 partner STICHTING EATRIS NL Anton Ussi http://www.eatris.eu
17 partner FEDERAL STATE BUDGETARY EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTION OF HIGHER PROFESSIONAL EDUCTAION STATE UNIVERSITY OF MANAGEMENT RU Valery Maslennikov