1st transnational joint call (JTC 2011)

Basic Information

Network TRANSCAN
Website http://www.transcanfp7.eu
Aim of the joint call JTC 2011 aims at developing transnational innovative projects in oncology, clearly oriented towards a rapid application of new and more selective and effective tools and strategies for the control and therapy of neoplastic diseases. Transnational research proposals must address the following topic:"Validation of biomarkers for personalised cancer medicine" and must cover at least one of the following areas, which are equal in relevance for this call: prevention; early detection; diagnosis; prediction of response or resistance to treatment; prediction of treatment toxicity.
Type of joint call Two Stages - Call with pre-proposals and full proposals submissions
Events
Launch date 14/12/2011
Deadline Pre-Proposal 10/02/2012 Submitted proposal: 117
Deadline Full-Proposal 02/07/2012 Submitted proposal: 34
Evaluation End Date 31/10/2012 Successful proposal: n/a Proposals funded: 10
Is call co-funded? No
Call follow up funding
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor
  • There are mechanisms in place to monitor technical progress
Call reasons
  • Achieving critical mass
  • Sharing competences and associated work
  • Access to expertise from different countries
  • Addressing specific scientific and technological issues
Research fields
  • Health
Type of research
  • Other: Translational 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)
Participating networks n/a

Organisations Participating

Country Organisation
Medical Research Administration Chief Scientist Office Israeli Ministriy of Health
Austria Austrian Science Fund (FWF)
Belgium Research Foundation Flanders (FWO)
France National Cancer Institute (INCa)
Germany Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Greece General Secretariat for Research and Technology (GSRT)
Italy Ministry of Health (MOH/MDS)
Latvia Latvian National Academy of Sciences (LAS/LZA)
Luxembourg National Fund for Research (FNR)
Poland National Centre for Research and Development (NCBiR)
Slovakia Slovak Academy of Science (SAS/SAV)
Slovenia Ministry of Higher Education, Science and Technology (MHEST)
Spain Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII)
Turkey The Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)