Fundamental research to develop the basis for a very accurate innovative tool for the selection of different meat and carcass quality measurements in pork production.
Using well-characterized antibodies to form the basis for the development of diagnostic kits to monitor neurodegenrative processes.
Development and pre-clinical testing of at least two compounds for the effective treatment of migraines.
Development of a new, innovative medical apparatus for the artificial ventilation of lungs of intensive care patients and as extra support during emergencies (e.G. Terrorist attack or natural disaster).
Identification of the causative genes for phenotypical differences in prolificacy, through the identification of quantitative trait loci (qtl) that influence reproductive characteristics in pigs, to enable a direct selection of these genes.
Development of a stent with a biodegradable coating and a lower dose of drugs to reduce repetitive narrowing of bloodvessels in delivering anti-immune systems or anti-cancer drugs and to better regulate the medicine delivery curve.
A new system of imaging of cardiac viability by resonance imaging. Comparative study with other diagnostic techniques.
Development of a new generation of immuno-modulatory agents against cancers for treatment of nk-sensitive malignancies, in particular cml (chronic myeloid leukaemie) and aml.
Development of a direct and effective method of directly imaging the structural degradation of peripheral neurones as encountered in various types of neuropathies.
Development of new tools for tumour detection to link distant experts through computer assisted diagnosis, and planning and training of minimal invasive surgery through cooperative virtual reality and robotic systems.