The ERA-MarineBiotech is planning to launch the second transnational joint call for research projects on 1st of December 2015. The topic of this call is agreed to be “Bioactive molecules from the marine environment – Biodiscovery”. The main purpose of the call is to stimulate joint European research and development activities within marine biotechnology related to valorization of bioactive molecules from the marine environment.
Transnational research consortia from academia, research institutes and industry will be invited to submit proposals in a one-step procedure. Funding will be granted for a maximum of three years according to national regulations. Each proposal must involve partners from at least three different countries but no more than eight partners overall. More details on the submission of proposals and guidelines for applicants will be published 1st of December.