2020 selected projects

  • Attacking HIV reservoirs to eliminate the infection

    María José Buzón

    Vall d’Hebron Institut de Recerca, Spain

    Health Call

  • New strategies to treat sleeping sickness

    Luisa Figueiredo

    Instituto de Medicina Molecular Joao Lobo Antunes, Portugal

    Health Call

  • Understanding and blocking the adaptation mechanism of the malaria parasite in order to eradicate the disease

    Elena Gómez-Díaz

    Instituto de Parasitología y Biomedicina López Neyra (CSIC), Spain

    Health Call

  • New approaches to combatting Chagas disease and leishmaniasis

    Olga Genilloud

    Centro de Excelencia en Investigación de Medicamentos Innovadores en Andalucía (Fundación MEDINA), Spain

    Health Call

  • The dialogue between neurons and defences opens the door to new therapies against infections

    Henrique Veiga-Fernandes

    Project awarded in collaboration with the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

    Fundación Champalimaud, Portugal

    Health Call

2019 selected projects

  • Bacterial engineering for the treatment of pneumonia

    Luis Serrano Pubul

    Fundació Centre de Regulació Genòmica (CRG), Spain

    Health Call

  • New therapeutic strategy against the Ebola virus

    Carmen Gil

    Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas. Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CIB-CSIC), Spain

    Health Call

  • How to stop malaria transmission

    Alfred Cortés Closas

    Institut de Salut Global Barcelona (ISGlobal), Spain

    Health Call

  • Towards a better understanding of the front line of defenses

    Marc Veldhoen

    Instituto de Medicina Molecular (IMM), Portugal

    Health Call

  • How to prevent the outbreaks of Dengue, Chikungunya and Zika in Spain

    Frederic Bartumeus Ferré

    Centre d’Estudis Avançats de Blanes. Consell Superior d’Investigacions Científiques (CEAB-CSIC), Spain

    Health Call

  • New strategies to combat sepsis

    Miguel Che Parreira Soares

    Project awarded in collaboration with the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

    Fundação Calouste Gulbenkian, Portugal

    Health Call

2018 selected projects

  • The language of immune defenses will contribute to the development of new vaccines

    Francisco Sánchez-Madrid

    Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares (CNIC), Spain

    Health Call

  • Towards a universal vaccine to end chronic infectious diseases

    Andreas Meyerhans

    Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Spain

    Health Call

  • The liver could reveal malaria's achilles' heal

    Maria M. Mota

    Instituto de Medicina Molecular (iMM) de Lisboa, Portugal

    Health Call

  • New strategies to combat Zika

    David Andreu Martínez

    Universitat Pompeu Fabra (UPF), Spain

    Health Call

  • How to avoid and improve the treatment of lung complications derived from allergic reactions

    Agostinho Albérico Rodrigues de Carvalho

    Project awarded in collaboration with the Fundação para a Ciência e a Tecnologia

    Universidade do Minho (UM), Portugal

    Health Call