The following project proposals are being supported under the 2011 JPND Transnational Call: “Neurodegenerative Diseases – a call for European research projects for the optimisation of biomarkers and harmonisation of their use between clinical centres”
The supported projects are: (Click on the project title to view more)
Coordinator: Bengt Winblad, Karolinska Institutet Alzheimer Disease Research Center, Sweden
CSFQUIC: Optimisation, harmonisation and standardisation of the analysis of disease-associated prion protein in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) by real-time QuIC (RT-QuIC) in the diagnosis of sporadic Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease (sCJD).
Coordinator: Alison Green, University of Edinburgh/The National CJD Research & Surveillance Unit, United Kingdom
Coordinator: Inga Zerr, University Medical Center Göttingen, National Reference Center for TSE
Coordinator: Leonard H. van den Berg; University Medical Center Utrecht; The Netherlands