2nd ERA-IB Joint Call

Basic Information

Network ERA-IB
Website http://www.era-ib.net/
Aim of the joint call With this call ERA-IB aims at establishing cross-border partnerships between industrial and academic industrial biotechnology research, improving and accelerating technology transfer, and strengthening European efforts to achieve sustainable industrial development. Funding possibilities are offered to excellent innovative industrially relevant R&D and applied research projects.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 18/12/2009
Deadline Pre-Proposal n/a Submitted proposal: n/a
Deadline Full-Proposal 30/06/2010 Submitted proposal: 46
Evaluation End Date 23/12/2010 Successful proposal: 10 Proposals funded: 10
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Reducing administrative overheads
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
Research fields
  • Biotechnology
Type of research
  • Basic research
  • Applied Research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • Private and Semi-private Research and Technology Organisations (RTOs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
  • Large Corporations
Participating networks n/a

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
BioSurf Novel Production Strategies for Biosurfactants 7
ChitoBioEngineering Metabolic and Enzyme Engineering for the Biotechnological Pr... 5
GenoDrug Genome mining for drug discovery: Activation of silent biosy... 6
IMMUNOTEC Robust fermentation production of tacrolimus and related imm... 4
MESIAB Multi enzyme systems involved in astin biosynthesis and thei... 6
MicroTechEnz Microreactor technology for continuous enzymatic reactions c... 5
ProAChIm Combining efforts in enzyme and process engineering to impro... 8
Products from lignocellulose Development of a process for the utilization both the carboh... 6
Pseudomonas 2.0 Industrial biocatalysis using living cells 8
[INTACT] Integral Engineering of Acetic Acid Tolerance in Yeast 4