Pre-announcement: JPND will launch a joint transnational call for proposals in January 2015

The transnational call will focus on three topics aimed at supporting innovative, multi-national and multi-disciplinary collaborative research projects in the priority areas Longitudinal Cohorts, Advanced Experimental Models and Risk and Protective Factors. These are:

Topic 1: Genetic, epigenetic and environmental risk and protective factors of neurodegenerative diseases

Topic 2: Longitudinal cohorts in neurodegenerative disease research

Topic 3: Advanced experimental models of neurodegenerative diseases

A total of €30m of funding will be on offer to researchers from JPND member countries. It will be a 2-step call, anticipated to launch in early January 2015, with a likely first stage (pre-proposal submission) deadline in March 2015. Full details will be announced in January 2015.

A brief description of the indicative call topics together with further information can be found on the JPND Call Website

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