This section keeps you updated on any major developments throughout the course of the MICROB-PREDICT project. For PDFs of our own press releases about progress within the MICROB-PREDICT project please go to DOWNLOADS. To receive our project newsletter please subscribe here!
17 October 2019
Policy for integrating the six agendas of responsible research and innovation
Read our policy on how we implement responsible research and innovation of our six agendas (ethics, gender equality, public engagement, governance, scientific education and open access) in MICROB-PREDICT. Our legal and ethics team explains measures to take into account regarding governance, ethics, gender equality, public engagement, open access and scientific education. Download the policy here.
6 September 2019
All PREDICT samples have been shipped to our specialty labs
All PREDICT samples have been shipped to our specialty labs. The majority of proteomics and metabolomics measurements are complete. Congratulations WP3!
2 July 2019
First important milestones achieved
MICROB-PREDICT partners received ethics approvals for shipment of samples. More than 700 samples have been aliquoted and were shipped to specialty labs. Now, data generation begins.
30 June 2019
MICROB-PREDICT Informed consent policy
The MICROB-PREDICT policy for human subjects, samples and data describes the ethical and legal framework for the planned research interventions, the implications for research participants and obligations for those conducting research. Download the policy here.
26 March 2019
First internal meeting on specifics of biosensor development
The first meeting of work package 5 (WP5) members dedicated to
validationof biomarkers and biosensor development was held at the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) in Barcelona. The aim was to initiate collaboration of ICN2 and the French Alternative Energies and Atomic Energy Commission (CEA) for the development of point-of-care (POC) diagnostic tests.
1 January 2019
MICROB-PREDICT kicks off!
Today, the 6-year long, pan-European research project begins. All of us are excited to roll up our sleeves and get to work!