Closed – 2024

Identification or Validation of Targets for Personalised Medicine Approaches (PMTargets) - EP PerMed

In the frame of the European Partnership for Personalised Medicine, EP PerMed, (supported by the European Union under Horizon Europe, Grant Agreement N° 101137129), the French National Research Agency, in collaboration with 38 funding organisations in total, launches the first joint transnational call for proposals on “Identification or Validation of Targets for Personalised Medicine Approaches (PMTargets)”. The available budget for this call is over 45 Mio€.

The following countries (23) are participating in the call: Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Spain, Sweden, The Netherlands and Turkiye. The following regions are participating (10): Flanders (Belgium), Walloon Region (Belgium), Wallonia-Brussels Federation (Belgium), Saxony (Germany), Lombardy (Italy), Tuscany (Italy), Azores (Portugal), Centro Region (Portugal), Catalonia (Spain) and Navarre (Spain).

Scope of the Call: The core of each application must be the identification or validation of a target for personalised medicine in combination with companion biomarker research. Consortia are required to be transnational, interdisciplinary and trans-sectoral as well as to clearly outline the personalised medicine perspective in the research proposed. EP PerMed strongly encourages the active involvement of end-users in the proposed research projects.

ANR will only fund the French partners of the selected projects. In agreement with ANR policy, funded researchers should respect the guidelines of the Nagoya protocol and consider open access publication of their results.

Opening : 2024-01-02 at 09:00 CET
Pre-proposal deadline : 2024-03-05 at 17:00 CET
Application Deadline : 2024-06-20 at 17:00 CEST

The call will follow a two-step evaluation procedure.

The eligibility criteria and rules regarding the consortium composition are outlined in the Call Text.

The Call Text, the Guidelines for Applicants document and the proposal template can be found on EP PerMed website.

Proposals should be submitted online using the submission website (ANR will not accept any proposal submission and no additional information is required by ANR at the submission stage).

The EP PerMed JTC2024 Call Secretariat:

Dr Monika Frenzel / Dr Mathias Vetillard
+33 (0) 1 73 54 83 32 / +33 (0) 1 78 09 80 36


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