Results 12th EuroTransBio call
The 12th EuroTransBio (ETB)* joint call closed on 31 January 2017. After evaluation of the eight proposals submitted to call, ETB recommended four high quality trasnational projects for funding. Funding has been offered to innovative industrial 'Research, Development and Innovation' (R&D&I) projects in the fields of health (75%), and marine (25%) biotechnologies. Seven small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and four research organisations from five European countries/regions are involved in the projects and raise a global budget of EUR 6,7 million.
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*:The self-sustained funding initiative EuroTransBio (ETB), is organising annual calls for innovative near to the market R&D&I projects in all fields of modern biotechnology (health, agro/food, industrial, environmental, marine/aquatic solutions). ETB a network of national/regional funding agencies which started off as an ERA-NET initiative in 2004 and was supported by the European Commission in FP6 and FP7. From 2014, ETB is one of the first initiatives to operate in a self-sustainable way i.e. without further funding for coordination and networking (ETB international funding initiative).