Opendata, web and dolomites

RAPID SIGNED

Rapid Antimicrobial susceptibility testing and phylogenetic Identification

Total Cost €

0

EC-Contrib. €

0

Partnership

0

Views

0

Project "RAPID" data sheet

The following table provides information about the project.

Coordinator
HELMHOLTZ-ZENTRUM FUR INFEKTIONSFORSCHUNG GMBH 

Organization address
address: INHOFFENSTRASSE 7
city: BRAUNSCHWEIG
postcode: 38124
website: www.helmholtz-hzi.de

contact info
title: n.a.
name: n.a.
surname: n.a.
function: n.a.
email: n.a.
telephone: n.a.
fax: n.a.

 Coordinator Country Germany [DE]
 Total cost 150˙000 €
 EC max contribution 150˙000 € (100%)
 Programme 1. H2020-EU.1.1. (EXCELLENT SCIENCE - European Research Council (ERC))
 Code Call ERC-2015-PoC
 Funding Scheme ERC-POC
 Starting year 2016
 Duration (year-month-day) from 2016-10-01   to  2018-03-31

 Partnership

Take a look of project's partnership.

# participants  country  role  EC contrib. [€] 
1    HELMHOLTZ-ZENTRUM FUR INFEKTIONSFORSCHUNG GMBH DE (BRAUNSCHWEIG) coordinator 150˙000.00

Map

 Project objective

Emerging resistance towards antimicrobials marks this decade and the lack of therapy options especially against gram-negative pathogens underscores the need for optimization of current diagnostics, therapies and prevention of the spread of these organisms. In this proposal the PIs medical microbiology background and previous ERC-funded work on molecular resistance markers is exploited towards the development of a diagnostic assay for resistance profiling and genotyping. The implementation of the molecular StG-knowledge based RAPID (Rapid Antimicrobial susceptibility testing and Phylogenetic Identification) Assay could change the current paradigm of culture-based microbiological diagnostics and facilitate surveillance of multi-drug resistance. The overall objective is to initiate steps of pre-commercialization. Through the simultaneous pursuit of exploratory and exploitative innovation activities RAPID will be developed as a diagnostic tool for clinical microbiological laboratories. By applying our molecular assay in phase II diagnostic trials on a world-wide collection of multi-drug resistant pathogens, measures of diagnostic accuracy will be obtained. In addition to the assessment and critical appraisal of the diagnostic test, I will partner with the technology transfer company Ascenion, and apply for the CE label for RAPID. The CE mark will open the door for further commercialization opportunities such as licensing or offering the RAPID Assay as a service. In addition, market research, protection of intellectual property and contacts with end users and pharmaceutical industry for partnering activities will be central to the project. The implementation of RAPID as a tailored and cost-effective diagnostic tool in clinical microbiology laboratories holds promise to provide critical information for decision-making with respect to antibiotic use and for improvement of disease surveillance in multi-drug resistant nosocomial infections, and thus is of high priority.

Are you the coordinator (or a participant) of this project? Plaese send me more information about the "RAPID" project.

For instance: the website url (it has not provided by EU-opendata yet), the logo, a more detailed description of the project (in plain text as a rtf file or a word file), some pictures (as picture files, not embedded into any word file), twitter account, linkedin page, etc.

Send me an  email (fabio@fabiodisconzi.com) and I put them in your project's page as son as possible.

Thanks. And then put a link of this page into your project's website.

The information about "RAPID" are provided by the European Opendata Portal: CORDIS opendata.

More projects from the same programme (H2020-EU.1.1.)

VictPart (2019)

Righting Victim Participation in Transitional Justice

Read More  

Photopharm (2020)

Photopharmacology: From Academia toward the Clinic.

Read More  

PROGRESS (2019)

The Enemy of the Good: Towards a Theory of Moral Progress

Read More