NEURON-2010 Mental Disorders

Basic Information

Network NEURON
Aim of the joint call The aim of the call is to enable multi-national, collaborative research projects that will address important questions relating to mental disorders. The call may receive proposals within the breadth of research from understanding basic mechanisms of disease through proof-of-concept clinical studies in man. These may include research on depression and bipolar disorders, phobia and anxiety disorders, schizophrenia and psychotic disorders, substance use disorders, and other mental disorders. Research on dementia is not included in the present call.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Launch date 19/01/2010
Deadline Pre-Proposal 09/03/2010 Submitted proposal: 103
Deadline Full-Proposal 15/06/2010 Submitted proposal: 32
Evaluation End Date 30/10/2010 Successful proposal: 11 Proposals funded: 10
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Addressing global issues
  • Access to expertise from different countries
Research fields
  • Health
Type of research
  • Basic research
  • Applied Research
Target groups
  • Higher Education Institutions (HEIs)
  • Public Research Organisations (PROs)
  • SME (Small and Medium Enterprises)
Participating networks n/a

Funded Projects

Acronym Title Start End No. partners
AMRePACELL Development of new experimental models for mental retardatio... 01/02/2011 31/01/2014 4
AUSZ_EUCan From autism to schizophrenia: Study of the genetic mechanism... 01/02/2011 31/01/2014 5
DBS_F20rat Describing pathophysiology to promote focal therapy in treat... 01/02/2011 31/01/2014 5
EUHFAUTISM European High-functioning Autism network: Translational rese... 23/03/2011 22/03/2014 5
NICO-GENE Modeling human polymorphisms for nicotine addiction in mice 01/01/2011 31/12/2013 3
NeuConnect Novel strategies for the treatment of schizophrenia based on... 01/02/2011 31/01/2014 5
PADRE Pharmacogenomics of Antidepressant Drug ResponsE (PADRE): te... 01/02/2011 31/01/2014 4
POSEIDON Pre-, peri- and postnatal Stress in human and non-human offs... 01/02/2011 31/01/2014 4
STNDBS-ICD Subthalamic Nucleus Deep Brain Stimulation for the treatment... 01/02/2011 31/01/2014 3
SuppHab Improvement of treatment resistant depression by suppression... 01/03/2011 28/02/2014 4
TRANSALC Translational neuroimaging in alcoholism: identification of ... 01/02/2011 31/01/2014 5