Project: The European, Latin American & Caribbean Artificial Pancreas Assistant

Acronym ELCAP (Reference Number: ELAC2015/T09-1038)
Duration 01/12/2016 - 01/12/2019
Project Topic The objective of the ELCAP project is to improve advanced technological treatment of diabetes based on theArtificial Pancreas (AP) concept, with particular emphasis on the Community of Latin American and CaribbeanStates (LAC). This will allow the support of patients in coping with insulin treated diabetes, which is perhaps themost challenging and widely spread self-managementdisease. The ultimate goal is to improve the patients’quality of life.
Network ERANet-LAC
Call 2nd Joint Call on Research and Innovation

Project partner

Number Name Role Country
1 CONICET (National Research Council) and UNR (Universidad Nacional de Rosario) Partner Argentina
2 Fundació Parc Taulí Partner Spain
3 Regione Veneto - Azienda Ospedaliera Universitaria di Padova Coordinator Italy
4 Consortium UNIBE-INDEN Partner Dominican Republic