PoC-ID announced on Cordis

July 7, 2015 in News

The PoC-ID project has been announced on the European Commission Cordis Website. Screenshot:

The Review on antimicrobial resistance (AMR)

May 25, 2015 in News

Drug-resistant infections could kill an extra 10 million people across the world every year by 2050 if they are not tackled. By this date they could also cost the world around $100 trillion in lost output: more than the size of the current world economy, and roughly equivalent to the world losing the output of the UK economy every year, […]

European Commission launches €1m prize for a diagnostic test to combat antibiotic resistance

May 7, 2015 in News

News Alert European Commission launches €1m prize for a diagnostic test to combat antibiotic resistance Brussels, 26 February 2015 A prize of €1 million will be awarded to the person or team that develops a rapid test to tell whether a patient needs to be treated with antibiotics or not, the European Commission announced today. The aim is to stop […]

PoC-ID Project launched on 1 May’15

May 1, 2015 in Events, News

Welcome to our project: Platform for ultra-sensitive Point-of-Care diagnostics for Infectious Diseases (PoC-ID) PoC-ID is a research and innovation project funded by the European Union, Project reference: 634415. Planned duration: 1 May 2015 – 30 April 2018. In the evaluation by independent experts, we achieved the maximum score of 15 and together with a only few other proposals, we were […]