King's College London

UK55 - Greater London
United Kingdom

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01/01/2015 - 31/12/2018
Tuberculosis (TB) is a global health problem, killing 1.5 million of people every year. The only currently available vaccine,Mycobacterium bovis BCG, is effective against severe childhood forms, but it demonstrates a variable efficacy against thepulmonary form of TB in adults. Ma...

Molecular Mechanisms of Fungal Pathogen Host Interactions
01/10/2013 - 30/09/2017
ImResFun shall provide state-of-the-art training in infectious disease research and medical immunology targeting the mostcommon human fungal pathogens, the opportunistic Candida species. The key objectives of ImResFun are: (i) to understandhow immune cells and infected organs res...

Addictions and Lifestyles In Contemporary Europe - Reframing Addicitons Project
01/04/2011 - 31/03/2016
ALICE RAP is a Europe wide project of 43 partner research institutions involving 107 researchers from 25 European countries providing 1000 months of a plurality of scientific endeavour to analyse the place and challenges of addictions and lifestyles to the cohesion, organization ...

Alcohol Measures for Public Health Research Alliance
01/01/2009 - 31/12/2012
AMPHORA is a Europe wide project involving researches and research institutions from 14 European countries, and counterparts and organizations from all 27 Member States, that will provide new scientific evidence for the best public health measures to reduce the harm done by alcoh...

Novel methods for integrated risk assessment of cumulative stressors in Europe
01/11/2004 - 31/10/2009
To support current and future European strategies, in particular for environment and health, there is an urgent need for development of methods for assessing the cumulative risks from combined exposures to multiple stressors including from complex mixtures of chemical, physical, ...

Brain bioenergetics
01/06/2005 - 31/05/2009
The scientific goal of present project is to find the answers for several specific but important questions of brain bioenergetics, a relatively poorly studied area in the field of brain research that has an enormous impact in neurodegenerative diseases ? one of the largest groups...

Models of good practice in drug treatment in Europe
01/04/2007 - 31/08/2008
The project will identify, collect and evaluate models of good practice in drug treatment/intervention in Europe. Based on the elaborated inventory in all member states and a consensus process, good practice guidance for key drug treatment/intervention forms as well as for the sy...

Role of mucosal immunity for protection against tuberculosis
01/02/2000 - 31/01/2003
A vaccine substantially better than systemically-given BCG is need for the control of tuberculosis. To achieve this goal we propose to evaluate the potential of nasal vaccination against the infection of lungs which are part of the mucosal immune system. Active immunisation with ...

Management of high risk opiate addicts in Europe (Risk Opiate Addicts Study - Europe - ROSE)
01/10/2002 - 30/09/2002
Background of this study is that in spite of the big range of therapeutic options for opiate addicts, there are major deficiencies in effective recruitment for treatment and treatment effectiveness. An important group of opiate addicts is not reached by therapeutic services and m...

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