Centre of Excellence in Genomics

European Projects

1. ECOGENE - Villems (coordinator) - 01.02.08 - 01.02.11
EU Framework Programme (FP) 7, grant 205419, type "centres of excellence of up to 70% GDP per capita regions" for networking with CoEs in Europe

2. Rare Disease Platform - Metspalu (PI) - 01.02.08 - 30.04.11
EU FP7 grant #201230, Project type: Coordination and support action,
"A European Platform of Integrated Information Services for Researchers in the Field of Rare Diseases and Orphan Drugs Supporting Teamand Project Building".

3. ENGAGE - Metspalu (PI) - 01.01.08 - 31.12.12
EU FP7-HEALTH grant, type Collaborative Project "European Network for Genetic and Genomic Epidemiology"

4. NordForsk - Metspalu (PI) - 01.01.08 - 30.04.10
Joint Nordic Use of Research Infrastructure Grant
"Promoting New Generation Sequencing Technology in Nordic Countries".

5. MosBio - Remm (PI) - 01.11.07 - 31.12.09
EU Lifelong Learning Programme grant "Modular Education for Interdisciplinary Systems Biology".
Our task is to develop teaching materials covering high-throughput biotechnology as data input to systems biology.

6. ORPHANET II - Metspalu (PI) - 01.04.07 - 31.03.10
EU RD Portal grant #2006119 "Exchange of information using a European information network on rare diseases - Database of rare diseases"

7. IDAMES - Metspalu (PI) - 01.04.07 - 30.09.09
EU Public Health Program "Innovation of dietary and activity assessment methods for epidemiological studies and public health"

8. CONCO - Remm (PI) - 01.02.07 - 31.01.12
EU FP 6 grant, type Integrated Project
"Studying the genome, transcriptome and proteome of marine snail Conus consors with the aim of finding peptides which would act as anaesthetic drugs".
Our workgroup is responsible for managing genome, transcriptome and proteome data and annotating the genomic sequence.

9. LifeSpan - Metspalu (PI) - 01.01.07 - 31.12.11
EU FP 6 grant, type "Network of Excellence"
Studying the genetic and epigenetic factors influencing lifespan of humans and different model organisms.
This project is devoted to discovery of genetic and epigenetic factors that influence ageing of humans and model organisms.

10. PHOEBE - Metspalu (PI) - 01.03.06 - 30.08.09
EU FP6 grant "Harmonising Population-Based Biobanks and Cohort Studies to Strengthen the Foundation of Biomedical Science in the Post-Genome Era"

11. EUCLOCK - Metspalu (PI) - 01.01.06 - 30.06.11
EU FP6 grant #LSHG-2006-018741, project type Integrated Project, "Molecular analysis of circadian clock in different model organisms."

12. SAFE - Metspalu (PI) - 01.03.04 - 28.02.09
EU FP6 grant LSHB-CT-2004-503243, project type NoE, "Special Non-Invasive Advances in Fetal and Neonatal Evaluation Network"

13. RD Portal - Metspalu - 01.04.2007 - 31.03.2010
RD Portal grant #2006119, partner EBC "Exchange of information using a European information network on rare diseases - Database of rare diseases"

14. BBMRI - Metspalu - 01.02.2008 - 31.01.2011
FP7-INFRASTRUCTURES-2007 "Biobanking and Biomolecular Resources Research Infrastructure"

15. EUROCOURSE - Metspalu - 01.04.2009-31.03.2011
FP7-ERANET-2007-RTD "Europe against Cancer: Optimisation of the Use of Registries for Scientific Excellelnce in Research"

16. OPENGENE - Metspalu - 01.12.2009-30.11.2012
FP7-REGPOT-2009-1 "Opening Estonian Genome Project for European Research Area"

17. RD Portal II - Metspalu - 01.04.10-31.03.11
Executive Agency for Health and Consumers grant #2009 12 15, partner EBC "Development of Orphanet - The Rare Diseases Portal"

18. BiomarCaRE - Metspalu - 01.10.2011 - 30.09.2015
FP7 grant 278913, Financial program: FP7-HEALTH-2011.2.4.2-2, "Biomarker for Cardiovascular Risk Assessment in Europe"
http://www.biomarcare.eu

19. EUSARNAD - Metspalu - 01.10.2011 - 30.09.2013
FP7 grant 269213, Financial program: FP7-PEOPLE-2010-IRSES, Funding scheme; Marie Curie Actions-International Research Staff Exchange Scheme (IRSES) "Joint European and South African Research Network in Anxiety Disorders"

20. QuAGSiC - Metspalu - 01.09.2006 - 31.08.2008
EU FP6 grant, STREP, "Quantitative Analysis of Genes in Single Cells"

21. EuroEPINOMICS - Metspalu - 01.06.2011 - 31.05.2014
European Science Foundation grant, EUROCORES Programm, "Genetics of the rare epilepsy syndromes"

22. EFSD - Metspalu - 2012-2013
EU FP7 grant "European Foundation for the Study of Diabetes", grant "Genomic, metabolomic, and demographic characteristics of type 2 diabetes in the Estonian population"

23. Best Ageing - Metspalu - 2012-2015
EU FP7 grant "Biomarker Research Alliance for Diagnosing Heart Disease in the Ageing European Population"

24. IndiMed - Metspalu - 2012-2015
"Implementation of Individualized Medicine: Education, Prediction and Treatment"

25. BBMRI-LPC - Andres Metspalu - 01.02.2013-31.01.2017
FP7, BBMRI - Large Perspective Cohorts

26. IMGEMEL - Mait Metspalu (partner) - 01.04.2012-31.08.2015
ERF, "Novel immunogenomic approach for characterization of melanoma pathogenesis"

27. NEFREX - Mait Metspalu (partner) - 01.01.2013-31.12.2016
FP7-PEOPLE-2012-IRSES, The New Zealand-Estonian-French Research Excellence scheme


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