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Beating immune reactions for healthier heart valve implants

2018-09-28T03:00:00+00:00

Existing data suggest that immune reactions reduce the lifespan of animal-derived heart valves implanted in cardiac patients. An EU-funded project discovered how to overcome this limitation, to produce valves with [...]

Beating immune reactions for healthier heart valve implants2018-09-28T03:00:00+00:00

Rebuilding young lives with cell-free heart valves

2018-09-28T03:00:00+00:00

Various options exist for the replacement of failing heart valves. However, none of the conventional ones are particularly well suited to persons in their teens or twenties, say EU-funded researchers [...]

Rebuilding young lives with cell-free heart valves2018-09-28T03:00:00+00:00

Smarter strategies to treat atrial fibrillation

2018-09-27T03:00:00+00:00

An innovative smartphone app developed in an EU-funded project is helping doctors provide thousands of heart patients across Europe with better, more personalised treatment for atrial fibrillation - a major [...]

Smarter strategies to treat atrial fibrillation2018-09-27T03:00:00+00:00

Predicting Atlantic Ocean and climate changes… new insights

2018-09-26T03:00:00+00:00

European researchers joined forces with Atlantic African counterparts to explore the impacts of ocean changes on weather patterns, marine ecosystems and the wider socio-economic consequences for the region. Their findings [...]

Predicting Atlantic Ocean and climate changes… new insights2018-09-26T03:00:00+00:00

Making the most of mathematical modelling

2018-09-25T03:00:00+00:00

Powerful mathematical modelling and simulation systems are being made accessible to all by an EU-funded project that is driving innovation aimed at addressing societal and environmental challenges. Source: Research Information [...]

Making the most of mathematical modelling2018-09-25T03:00:00+00:00

Blue e-infrastructure to inform blue growth policy

2018-09-24T03:00:00+00:00

Without a clear view of marine resources and environments, efforts to derive sustainable growth from the seas cannot fully succeed. An EU-funded project has developed virtual labs for research relevant [...]

Blue e-infrastructure to inform blue growth policy2018-09-24T03:00:00+00:00

Making sense of commitment

2018-09-21T03:00:00+00:00

An EU-funded project is exploring what keeps people committed to a task even when they get bored, distracted or are tempted to stop. The findings could foster productivity-boosting strategies, improve [...]

Making sense of commitment2018-09-21T03:00:00+00:00

An integrated response to food-borne disease

2018-09-20T03:00:00+00:00

Human welfare is closely linked to the health of animals and the environment. An EU-funded joint research programme has been created to align developments in medicine, veterinary science and consumer [...]

An integrated response to food-borne disease2018-09-20T03:00:00+00:00

Big data solutions for big farming challenges

2018-09-19T03:00:00+00:00

Vast volumes of data from satellites in space, drones in the air and sensors on the ground will be harnessed by a pioneering EU-funded project that promises to revolutionise farming, [...]

Big data solutions for big farming challenges2018-09-19T03:00:00+00:00