Pages about "Medicine and health"

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    23 Mar 2021

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  • News |

    11 Nov 2020

    Lack of research time is a major problem in healthcare research. Therefor the Swedish Research Council is investing 35 million SEK for a call for grants for research time in healthcare research and two international postdoc grants.

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  • News |

    06 Nov 2020

    The Swedish Research Council’s Scientific Council for Medicine and Health is now welcoming proposals for members of the review panels for 2021. Please read the instructions and submit your proposal as soon as possible, but no later than 30 January.

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  • News |

    28 Oct 2020

    Since the pandemic begun this spring, 260 clinical studies relating to COVID-19 have been approved by the Swedish Ethical Review Authority. Getting results from most of these studies will take time, and for several studies it might be a challenge to ...

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  • Call |

    19 Oct 2020

    The Sweden-Brazil researcher exchange programme is a joint call between the Swedish Research Council and National Council for Scientific and Technological Development (CNPq) in Brazil. The program gives Swedish and Brazilian Research performing organ...

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  • News |

    08 Oct 2020

    Emmanuelle Charpentier is one of the recipients of the Nobel Prize in Chemistry. Together with Jennifer A. Doudna, she discovered one of the sharpest tools in gene technology: genetic scissors. Some of the discoveries were made at Umeå University, wi...

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  • News |

    23 Sep 2020

    The Swedish Research Council is providing 10 million SEK to fund the ImmCoVA clinical study. The study is expected to run for three years, and focuses on immune blockers to counteract excess reaction of the immune system to the infection caused by CO...

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    01 Sep 2020

    Biobank Sweden will receive 10 million SEK from the Swedish Research Council to coordinate the collection of and access to samples linked to COVID-19. This will not only make the process easier for researchers, but also for patients and society as a ...

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  • News |

    12 Jun 2020

    She is a professor of muscle biology and a great advocate for basic researcher-initiated research. But Madeleine Durbeej-Hjalt thinks that one of the most important tasks right now is to consider the ongoing pandemic and its consequences.

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    19 May 2020

    Sweden is participating in a major clinical study conducted by WHO, aimed at testing a number of antiviral medicines on patients around the world who are being treated for COVID-19.

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  • Call |

    12 May 2020

    The purpose of the grant is to allow Swedish researchers to address Covid-19 related issues in collaboration with South Korean researchers, with the aim of exploring direct measures that can be implemented within a short time frame, such as new metho...

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  • Call |

    12 May 2020

    The aim of the grant is to give junior researchers the opportunity to establish themselves as independent researchers in Sweden within basic virology and fundamental disease mechanisms caused by viruses. The Swedish Research Council rewards research...

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  • Call |

    12 May 2020

    The purpose of the grant is to give persons who are in the process of securing an independent research career in Sweden the opportunity to conduct long-term research in basic virology and fundamental disease mechanisms caused by viruses.

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  • Call |

    12 May 2020

    The purpose of the grant is to give researchers who have recently been awarded a doctoral degree by a Swedish higher education institution the opportunity to increase their research competence and international networks to later establish independent...

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  • News |

    12 Mar 2020

    Jan-Ingvar Jönsson is leaving his position as secretary general for medicine and health at the Swedish Research Council to become the vice chancellor of Linköping University.

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  • News |

    27 Feb 2020

    The Coronavirus COVID-19 is currently spreading around the world. Other global viral infections are likely to affect us in the future. To be better prepared ahead of the next viral outbreak, the Swedish Research Council is launching a special initiat...

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  • Call |

    24 Feb 2020

    The purpose of the network grant is to create an opportunity for a broad constellation of researchers, clinicians, innovators and experts to create a national network for coordinating a research question, sharing research data, or using infrastructur...

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  • Review Panels |

    05 Feb 2020

    The purpose of the network grant is to create an opportunity for a broad constellation of researchers, clinicians, innovators and experts to create a national network for coordinating a research question, sharing research data, or using infrastructur...

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  • News |

    22 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Review Panels |

    21 Jan 2020

    The classification of the review panels for medicine and health will be changed as from 2020. The purpose is to make it easier for researchers to find the right review panel for their grant applications.

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  • Call |

    20 Jan 2020

    The purpose of the network grant is to support international collaboration within the Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR), investigating action strategies to prevent the development and transfer of infections caused by a...

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  • Call |

    18 Dec 2019

    Water JPI, JPI Oceans and JPI AMR will launch a call to stimulate interdisciplinary research and innovation on the presence of pollutants, pathogens and antimicrobial resistant bacteria in aquatic environments, and the risks they pose to humans and t...

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  • Call |

    13 Dec 2019

    The purpose of this grant is to support international collaboration within the European Co-fund Action for Personalised Medicine (ERA PerMed), aimed at promoting development and implementation of individually adapted medicine. This is the third call...

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    11 Dec 2019

    On 13–15 December, the Swedish Research Council is co-organising the Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR) event ‘Hacking AMR 2019’ together with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Norwegian Research...

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    02 Dec 2019

    On 13–15 December, the Swedish Research Council is co-organising the Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR) event ‘Hacking AMR 2019’ together with the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR) and the Norwegian Research...

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  • News |

    29 Nov 2019

    The Swedish Research Council’s Scientific Council for Medicine and Health is now welcoming proposals for members of the review panels for 2020. Please read the instructions and submit your proposal no later than 15 February.

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  • Call |

    26 Nov 2019

    This grant aims to support international collaboration within the European Joint Programme on Rare Diseases (RJP RD) Call for Proposals 2020: Pre-clinical research to develop effective therapies for rare diseases. Sweden, via the Swedish Research Cou...

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  • Call |

    14 Nov 2019

    The visiting researcher programme within climate and environment gives Swedish HEIs the opportunity to receive visiting researchers from the United States. The programme is open for various disciplines. The purpose of the visiting research programme...

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    14 Nov 2019

    The purpose of the grant is to give clinically active persons the opportunity to conduct research on a half-time basis in parallel with developing their clinical skills. The aim is to reinforce and renew medical and clinical research. The Swedish Re...

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  • Call |

    14 Nov 2019

    The purpose of the project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research idea, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period. The Swedish Research Council rewards research ...

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  • Call |

    14 Nov 2019

    Spring call. The purpose of the grant is to give newly qualified researchers with a doctoral degree from a Swedish higher education institution (HEI) the opportunity to expand their networks and their competences by working abroad under secure emp...

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    14 Nov 2019

    The purpose of the grant is to give clinically active researchers the opportunity to conduct relevant research within the infection area, focusing on resistance to antibacterial and antifungal drugs, and to develop independent research in parallel wi...

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  • Call |

    14 Nov 2019

    The purpose of the grant is to give junior researchers the opportunity to establish themselves as independent researchers in Sweden. The Swedish Research Council rewards research of the highest scientific quality in national competition.

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  • Call |

    14 Nov 2019

    The purpose of the grant is to give newly qualified researchers with a doctoral degree from a Swedish higher education institution (HEI) the opportunity to expand their networks and their competences by working abroad under secure employment conditio...

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    14 Nov 2019

    The purpose of the project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research idea, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period. The focus of this grant is to promote the deve...

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    31 Oct 2019

    The purpose of the project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research idea, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period. The focus of this grant is to promote the deve...

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    30 Oct 2019

    The purpose of the project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research idea, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period. The focus of this grant is to promote the deve...

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    25 Oct 2019

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on the applications to be awarded grants within Research project grant for international collaboration within personalised medicine for neurodegenerative diseases (JPND). Our total grant amount is almost 11 mi...

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    06 Aug 2019

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on the applications to be awarded grants within Medicine and health 2019. Our total grant amount for 2019-2024 is nearly 1,1 billion SEK.

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  • Call |

    29 Jan 2019

    The purpose of the grant is to give clinically active researchers the opportunity to conduct relevant research within the infection area, focusing on antibiotics and antibiotic-resistant infections, and to develop independent research in parallel wit...

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  • News |

    12 Dec 2018

    The elector council has now appointed new members of the Swedish Research Council’s board and scientific councils for the period 2019–2021. The mandate period is three years, and members may be reappointed for a further three-year period

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    04 Dec 2018

    The Swedish Research Council’s Scientific Council for Medicine and Health is now welcoming proposals for members of the review panels for 2019. Please read the instructions and submit your proposal no later than 7 January.

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    04 Dec 2018

    This grant aims to support international collaboration within the Joint Programming Initiative on Neurodegenerative Diseases (JPND) for research on personalised medicine for neurodegenerative diseases. Sweden, via the Swedish Research Council, is one...

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    13 Nov 2018

    Autumn call The Swedish Research Council has decided on applications to be awarded conference grants within the 2018 autumn call. In total, we have approved 38 out of 64 applications and a total grant amount of almost 5.5 million SEK.

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  • Call |

    07 Nov 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to give junior researchers the opportunity to establish themselves as independent researchers in Sweden. The Swedish Research Council rewards research of the highest scientific quality in national competition.

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    07 Nov 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to give clinically active persons the opportunity to conduct research on a half-time basis in parallel with developing their clinical skills. The aim is to reinforce and renew medical and clinical research. The Swedish Res...

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  • Call |

    07 Nov 2018

    The purpose of the project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research concept, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period. The Swedish Research Council rewards resear...

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  • News |

    11 Oct 2018

    The Swedish Research Council and Vinnova have formulated a national programme for protein research, method development and production of biologics. It is now possible to apply for up to 10 million SEK for protein research and process development for ...

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    04 Oct 2018

    Seven research programmes are awarded funding from the Swedish Research Council and Forte to improve and develop healthcare. Between them, the programmes will be sharing SEK 100 million over three years, with the possibility of a three-year extension...

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    14 Sep 2018

    The Committee for Clinical Studies has decided to allocate 90 million SEK to the continuing work of building up a joint national research infrastructure for clinical studies. During 2018–2020, 30 million SEK per year will be allocated. At the meeting...

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    06 Sep 2018

    The Swedish research Council has decided on approved applications for the sixth joint call (2018) within the JPIAMR: “Innovations against antibiotic-resistant bacteria: new targets, compounds and tools”.

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    06 Sep 2018

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on the applications to be awarded grants for research time for clinicians within antimicrobial resistance 2018. Our total grant amount for 2018 is more than 11 million SEK.

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  • Grant decision |

    06 Sep 2018

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on approved applications for International collaboration within personalised medicine (ERA PerMed).

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  • Grant decision |

    06 Sep 2018

    Decision has been made on approved applications for International collaboration in GENDER-NET Plus Co-Fund.

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  • Grant decision |

    06 Sep 2018

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on the applications to be awarded research environment grants within interdisciplinary research 2018. Our total grant amount for 2018–2024 is just over 220 million SEK.

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  • Grant decision |

    06 Sep 2018

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on approved applications within medicine and health 2018. In total, we grant over 1.2 billion SEK for 2018–2023.

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  • Grant decision |

    06 Sep 2018

    Decisions have been taken within the 8th JPIAMR Joint Call: JPIAMR-VRI Network Call 2018. No Swedish applications has been granted.

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    06 Sep 2018

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on the applications to be awarded research environment grants within infection and antibiotics 2018. Our total grant amount for 2018–2023 is 176.4 million SEK.

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    06 Sep 2018

    Grant decision has been made by The Swedish Research Council on proof of concept within life sciences 2018. In total, we have granted more than 14 million SEK for the period 2018.

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    06 Sep 2018

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on the applications to be awarded research project grants within neutron scattering. Our total grant amount for 2019–2022 is 40 million SEK.

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  • Grant decision |

    06 Sep 2018

    The Swedish Research Council has decided on the applications to be awarded research environment grants within child and adolescent mental health 2018. Our total grant amount for 2018–2023 is 137.4 million SEK.

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  • Call |

    27 Aug 2018

    This call gives researchers in Sweden access to national research infrastructures in South Korea. The purpose of the research project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate the research concept, method and implementation, and to solve ...

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    24 Aug 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to give clinically active persons the opportunity to conduct relevant research within the area of antibiotics and antibiotic-resistant infections, and to establish themselves as independent researchers in parallel with dev...

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    21 Jun 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to promote international research collaboration and exchange of experience. Conference grants are a way of giving researchers active in Sweden the opportunity to arrange a conference with internationally recognised speaker...

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  • Call |

    07 Jun 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to give the most prominent junior researchers the opportunity to consolidate their research and broaden their activities as independent researchers. Within the framework of the call, the Swedish Research Council wishes to ...

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  • Call |

    05 Jun 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to give the most prominent junior researchers the opportunity to consolidate their research and broaden their activities as independent researchers. Within the framework of the call, the Swedish Research Council wishes to ...

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  • Article |

    04 Jun 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to give the most prominent junior researchers the opportunity to consolidate their research and broaden their activities as independent researchers. Within the framework of the call, the Swedish Research Council wishes to ...

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  • Call |

    01 Jun 2018

    The purpose of this grant is to support international collaboration within the Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR), investigating action strategies to prevent the development and transfer of infections caused by antimicr...

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  • Review Panels |

    30 May 2018

    The purpose of this grant is to support international collaboration within the Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR), investigating action strategies to prevent the development and transfer of infections caused by antimicr...

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  • Article |

    25 May 2018

    The purpose of this grant is to support international collaboration within the Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR), investigating action strategies to prevent the development and transfer of infections caused by antimicr...

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  • Call |

    25 May 2018

    The aim of the call is to support research that leads to increased participation, inclusion and integration and establishment in society of newly arrived children and adolescents, as well as children and adolescents with disabilities, focusing on men...

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    25 May 2018

    The purpose of this grant is to fund international collaboration to support translational research projects in the field of personalised medicine. The call aims to encourage and enable interdisciplinary research and to combine pre-clinical and/or cli...

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    25 May 2018

    The purpose of the research project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research concept, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period of time. The focus of this grant is...

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    25 May 2018

    The purpose of the research project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research concept, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period of time. The focus of this grant ai...

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    25 May 2018

    The purpose of the research project grant is to give researchers the freedom to formulate by themselves the research concept, method and implementation, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period of time. The Swedish Research Counc...

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    25 May 2018

    The aim of the grant is to give junior researchers the opportunity to establish themselves as independent researchers. The Swedish Research Council rewards research of the highest scientific quality in national competition.

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  • Call |

    25 May 2018

    With this call, the Swedish Research Council wishes to facilitate Swedish competency accumulation and early research of the highest standard at the start of the European Spallation Source (ESS). The purpose of the research project grant is to give re...

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    25 May 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to bridge the gap between basic research and commercialisation of research results within the Life Sciences area. The proof of concept grant offers persons who are receiving or have received a grant from the Swedish Resear...

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  • Call |

    25 May 2018

    The purpose of the research environment grant is to create added value through collaboration in larger groupings than in a normal project. The aim of the special initiative within infection and antibiotics is to stimulate larger research projects tha...

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  • Call |

    22 May 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to give clinically active persons the opportunity to conduct research on a half-time basis in parallel with developing their clinical skills. The aim is to reinforce and renew medical and clinical research. The Swedish Res...

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    22 May 2018

    The purpose of the research environment grant within migration and integration is to create added value from collaboration in larger groupings than in a normal project, and to create a long-term perspective. The applicant shall represent a constellat...

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    18 May 2018

    The purpose of the research environment grant within migration and integration is to create added value from collaboration in larger groupings than in a normal project, and to create a long-term perspective. The applicant shall represent a constellat...

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  • Call |

    24 Jan 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to give newly qualified researchers with a doctoral degree from a Swedish university the opportunity to expand their networks and their competences by working abroad under secure employment conditions.

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  • Call |

    24 Jan 2018

    The purpose of the grant is to promote international research collaboration and exchange of experience. Conference grants are a way of giving researchers active in Sweden the opportunity to arrange a conference with internationally recognised speaker...

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  • Call |

    11 Jan 2018

    The purpose of this grant is to support international collaboration within Joint Programming Initiative on Antimicrobial Resistance (JPIAMR), investigating action strategies to prevent the development and transfer of infections caused by antimicrobia...

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  • Call |

    21 Dec 2017

    The purpose of this grant is to support international collaboration within the ERA-Net Co-Fundprogram GENDER-NET Plus. The call is open to the Swedish partners in transnational Collaborative Research Projects (CRP), exploring gender effects and dimen...

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    01 Dec 2017

    The purpose of this grant is to support international collaboration within the ERA-Net Co-Fundprogram GENDER-NET Plus. The call is open to the Swedish partners in transnational Collaborative Research Projects (CRP), exploring gender effects and dimen...

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  • Grant decision |

    27 Oct 2017

    In October 2017 the Swedish Research Council published decisions on grants awarded to medicine and health. A total of more than one billion SEK was granted for the period 2017–2022.

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  • Call |

    19 Sep 2017

    The aim of the international postdoc grant is to offer researchers, who recently completed their PhDs at a Swedish Higher Education Institution, the opportunity to extend their networks and improve their qualifications through work stays abroad with ...

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    14 Sep 2017

    The Röntgen-Ångström Cluster (RÅC) is a Swedish-German research collaboration within structuralbiology and material sciences. The aim of the grant is to strengthen research in materials scienceand structural biology that uses neutron and/or synchrotr...

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    16 Aug 2017

    The purpose of the grant is to promote international research collaboration and exchange of experiences. A conference grant is a way of giving an opportunity for researchers operating in Sweden to arrange a conference with internationally recognised ...

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    12 Jun 2017

    The aim of the grant is to create added value from collaboration in a larger group than a standard project. The objective of the special project within ageing and health is to support research in the development of individualised diagnostics, prevent...

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    01 Mar 2017

    The aim of this grant is to offer junior researchers the opportunity to become established as independent researchers. The Swedish Research Council supports basic research of high quality in national competition.

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    22 Feb 2017

    The aim of this grant is to allow researchers the freedom to identify the research concept, methods and implementation steps, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period of time. The focus of this grant is aimed at promoting the dev...

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  • Call |

    21 Feb 2017

    The aim of the International Postdoc Grant is to offer researchers, who recently completed their PhDs at a Swedish Higher Education Institution, the opportunity to extend their networks and improve their qualifications through work stays abroad with ...

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    21 Feb 2017

    The aim of this grant is to offer clinically active professionals the opportunity to carry out research on a half-time basis, in parallel with developing their clinical competence. Through this grant, the Swedish Research Council aims to strengthen a...

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    17 Feb 2017

    The aim of this grant is to allow researchers the freedom to identify the research concept, methods and implementation steps, and to solve a specific research task within a limited period of time. The Swedish Research Council supports basic research ...

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    15 Feb 2017

    The aim of the distinguished professors grant programme is to create conditions for the mostdistinguished researchers to conduct long-term, innovative research with great potential to achievescientific breakthroughs. The grant will also promote the e...

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    01 Feb 2017

    The aim of this grant is to bridge the gap between basic research and commercialisation of research results in the life science research area. The Proof of concept-grant offers researchers who have been awarded funding by the Swedish Research Council...

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    20 Jan 2017

    The aim of this grant is to promote international cooperation and sharing of experiences amongst researchers. The conference grant offers active researchers in Sweden the possibility to organize conferences with internationally recognized key speaker...

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  • Grant decision |

    07 Dec 2016

    On December 7, 2016, the Swedish Research Council published decisions on environmental research grants for clinical therapy research. In total, more than 168 million SEK was granted over the period 2017–2019.

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    06 Dec 2016

    In 2016, the Swedish Research Council called for consolidator grant applications for the first time. Here we present the prominent junior researchers who were approved grants. In total, 221 388 000 SEK was granted for the period 2016–2022.

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  • Grant decision |

    15 Nov 2016

    The Swedish Research Council granted a total of 9 411 342 SEK for conference grants in 2016. Here we present more information about grant approvals in the two calls for applications.

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  • Grant decision |

    08 Nov 2016

    On November 8, 2016, decision were published on awarded network grants within the Indo-Swedish research collaboration. In 2015, the call for applications was a collaboration between the Swedish Research Council, the Swedish Innovation Agency Vinnova,...

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  • Grant decision |

    07 Nov 2016

    A total of 18 million SEK was granted in the 2016 call for proof of concept grant. The purpose of the research project grant is to bridge the gap between basic research and commercialisation of research results in the life science research area.

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    27 Oct 2016

    The Swedish Research Council granted a total of almost one billion (979 519 645) SEK for research grants within medicine and health for the period 2016–2020.

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    06 Sep 2016

    This is one of seven overviews of Swedish research. The Swedish Research Council has a leading role in developing Swedish research of the highest scientific quality, thereby contributing to the development of society. In 2014 the Council’s scientific...

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    01 Dec 2015

    This is one of seven overviews of Swedish research. The Swedish Research Council has a leading role in developing Swedish research of the highest scientific quality, thereby contributing to the development of society. In 2014 the Council’s scientific...

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    01 Dec 2014

    This is one of seven overviews of Swedish research. The Swedish Research Council has a leading role in developing Swedish research of the highest scientific quality, thereby contributing to the development of society. In 2014 the Council’s scientific...

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    10 Mar 2014

    The MONA (Microdata Online Access) system is Statistics Sweden´s (SCB) standard tool to make microdata available for research and statistical purposes. MONA was put into operation in 2004. Since 2006, parts of MONA development and all access costs fo...

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    10 Sep 2012

    This report is a study of research relevant to the emergence and treatment of narcolepsy, as well as an analysis of knowledge gaps in the field. The report shows that a large portion of the research is being done in the US and Europe. Alongside this,...

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    02 Jul 2012

    In 2008, the Swedish Research Council announced a general grant and funds for a research school (both for five years) within the scope of the SIMSAM Initiative (SIMSAM = Swedish Initiative for research on Microdata in the Social And Medical sciences)...

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    11 Jun 2012

    In 2008, the Swedish Research Council initiated the transformation of SSD (Swedish Social Science Data Service) into SND (Swedish National Data Service). According to the agreement between the Swedish Research Council and the University of Gothenburg...

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    10 Aug 2010

    This report reviews aspects of measuring impacts and outcomes of medical research. A core working group appointed at an international workshop in 2007, organised by the Scientific Council for Medicine within the Swedish Research Council, was tasked w...

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    09 Apr 2010

    A midterm evaluation of the eight projects awarded grants in 2007 has been conducted within the scope of the call for proposals called “Medical Technology for Better Health”. The call for proposals was a joint five-year initiative, totalling SEK 81 m...

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    10 Mar 2010

    The Swedish Research Council’s Subject Council for Medicine reviews, assesses and prioritises applications based on scientific competence via peer review by active researchers. A new evaluation organisation for assessing applications was introduced i...

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    10 Apr 2009

    In 2008, the Swedish Research Council and the Academy of Finland initiated an evaluation of the status of clinical research in Sweden and Finland. The study was conducted in November 2008 – March 2009 by an international panel of senior clinical scie...

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    09 Jan 2009

    Both politicians and funders are now facing increasing demands for follow-up of investment in research. In May 2009, the Scientific Council for Medicine brought together representatives of universities, funders, decision-makers and evaluators to disc...

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    10 Jul 2008

    Biobanks containing human tissue material constitute an indispensable resource for successful biomedical research. Sweden’s extensive and often well-documented sample collections give us the possibility to study numerous urgent medical questions and ...

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    10 Jun 2008

    This study describes public opinion on the use of animals in research in general and for specific medical purposes. Vetenskap & Allmänhet (Public and Science) conducted the study on behalf of he Swedish Research Council. The Swedish Research Counci...

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