Call for Joint Transnational Research Proposals: Biomarkers for Nutrition and Health

Basic Information

Network ERA-HDHL
Aim of the joint call This call focuses on the identification and validation of biomarkers that are modulated by diet and that indicate a change in health status and/or the risk of developing diet-related diseases. Biomarkers of physical activity may be considered alongside diet.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 16/02/2016
Deadline Pre-Proposal 19/04/2016 Submitted proposal: 74
Deadline Full-Proposal 15/07/2016 Submitted proposal: 22
Evaluation End Date 30/09/2016 Successful proposal: 12 Proposals funded: 12
Is call co-funded? Yes
Call follow up funding n/a
Call reasons n/a
Research fields
  • Health
Type of research n/a
Target groups n/a
Participating networks

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Austria Federal Ministry of Science, Research and Economy (BMWFW)
Belgium Public Service of Wallonia (SPW)
Canada Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR)
Denmark Innovation Fund Denmark (Innofond)
France National Research Agency (ANR)
Germany Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Germany Federal Ministry of Food and Agriculture (BMEL)
Ireland Science Foundation Ireland (SFI)
Italy Ministry of Agricultural food and Forestry Policies (MIPAAF)
Italy Ministry of Education, University and Research (MIUR)
Netherlands The Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw)
Poland National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR)
Romania National Authority for Scientific Research and Innovation (ANCSI)
Spain Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII)
Spain Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness (MINECO)
Turkey The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)
United Kingdom Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
ALPHABET Early life programming of childhood health: a nutritional ... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 6
BioFN Biomarkers for Infant Fat Mass Development and Nutrition 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 3
BioNUGUT Gut Metabotypes as Biomarkers for Nutrition and Health 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 4
CABALA_Diet&Health CirculAting Bile Acids as biomarkers of metabolic health - ... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 5
DERIVE DEvelopment of Riboflavin biomarkers to relate dietary sour... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 4
FAME Fatty Acid Metabolism – Interlinking Diet with Cardiometa... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 5
FiberTAG TAGging dietary Fiber intake and their interest for health ... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 6
HEALTHMARK Metabolic HEALTH through nutrition, microbiota and tryptoph... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 5
OXYGENATE Oxylipins signature to monitor the cardiometabolic status a... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 5
SALAMANDER SALivAry bioMarkers of mediterraneAN Diet associated with l... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 4
SALIVAGES Innovative Technological Approaches for validation of Saliv... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 5
VALID Valerolactones and healthy Ageing: LInking Dietary factors... 01/03/2017 01/03/2020 3