This report summarises the presentations and discussions of a workshop on the use of robots and AI in healthcare, held at the European Parliament in Brussels on Tuesday 19 February 2019. The aim of the workshop was to provide background information and advice for Members of the ENVI Committee on ...
An updated version of the annotated model grant agreement (AMGA) for projects financed within the Horizon 2020 framework programme has been published. — Read on at ec.europa.eu/research/participants/data/ref/h2020/grants_manual/amga/h2020-amga_en.pdf More updates and useful links in our blog at...
According to Open Access Government, the English National Health Service (NHS) will find and cure 10,000 plus people with hepatitis C as part of a deal that could help England to lead a global elimination of the virus. — Read on www.openaccessgovernment.org/global-elimination/64185/
Open Letter on the Implementation and Readiness Status of the New Medical Device Regulation 745/2017 (MDR) Critical review of the new Medical Device Regulation from Medtech Europe. Source: https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6525149926949781504
European Commission – PRESS RELEASES – Commission welcomes provisional agreement on Horizon Europe, the future EU research and innovation programme — Read on europa.eu/rapid/press-release_IP-19-1676_en.htm
The European Innovation Council aims to create more world-scale tech companies in Europe with a budget that will eventually top €1.5B/yr. The focus is on disruptive innovations that can make Europe more competitive. — Read on at: http://bit.ly/2Tghfws
The EPO Annual Report 2018 is out. Demand for patent protection reaches a new high: 4.6% growth in applications filed and 21% more European patents granted. — Read more: https://www.epo.org/about-us/annual-reports-statistics/annual-report/2018.html
A collaborative drug discovery has several benefits That are described by European Lead Factory in the publication “Seeding tomorrow’s priority medicines”. — Read on: www.europeanleadfactory.eu/news-events/seeding-tomorrow’s-priority-medicines
Have you heard of European electronic health records (EEHR) exchange format yet? — Read on www.himssconference.org/updates/interoperability-electronic-health-records-europe-facilitating-cross-border-cooperation
The 2018 edition of the EU Industrial R&D Investment Scoreboard (the Scoreboard) comprises the 2500 companies investing the largest sums in R&D in the world in 2017/18. — Read on iri.jrc.ec.europa.eu/scoreboard18.html