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NEWS ARCHIVE

2015

September, 2015
PROJECTS APPROVED IN THE 2015 CALL - HORIZON 2020

Health, demographic change and wellbeing:

dot HEP-CAR
Mechanisms underlying hepatocellular carcinoma pathogenesis and impact of comorbidities (Universitaetsklinikum Freiburg)

June, 2015
PROJECTS APPROVED IN THE 2015 CALL - HORIZON 2020

MARIE SKLODOWSKA-CURIE ACTIONS
Innovative Training Networks (ITN) – European Training Networks (ETN):

dot GLYCOVAX
A training network for the rational design of the next generation of well-defined glycoconjugate vaccines (GSK)

dot PANDORA
Probing safety of nano-objects by defining immune responses of environmental organisms (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche – Istituto di Biochimica delle Proteine)

MARIE SKLODOWSKA-CURIE ACTIONS
Innovative Training Networks (ITN) – European Industrial Doctorates (EID):

dot DISSection
Doctoral Industrial School on Human Skin models for Staphylococcal infections (GSK)

dot VADEMA
Doctoral Industrial School for Vaccine Design through Structural Mass Spectrometry (GSK)

April, 2015
The second call for the iCARE fellowships has been published.
iCare Fellowships 2015 pdf

january, 2015
PROJECTS APPROVED IN THE 2014 CALL - HORIZON 2020

Health, demographic change and wellbeing::

dot ImmunoAgeing
An integrated approach to dissect determinants, risk factors and pathways of ageing of the immune system disease
(Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto di Ricerca Genetica e Biomedica)

MARIE SKLODOWSKA-CURIE ACTIONS - IF:

dot SVnanoVAX
Structural Vaccinology in the design of bionanoparticles with multi-copy antigen display for vaccines with enhanced efficacy (GSK)

dot NEWCARBOVAX
New generation of carbohydrate-based vaccines via rational understanding of their immunological mechanism (GSK)

 

 

2014

february, 2014
EIMID Course
TOOLS FOR SUCCESSFUL FUND RAISING IN R&D
February 26th-28th, 2014
Siena, Italy
Download the program pdf

january, 2014
HORIZON 2020
The First Work Programme of the H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions has been published.
Summary of the 2014 calls pdf
Participal Portal link

january, 2014
ISO 9001
Our company is in the process of planning, development and implementation of a quality management system in accordance with the standard UNI EN ISO 9001:2008

 

 

2013

December, 2013
HORIZON 2020
The First Work Programme of the H2020 Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions has been published.
Summary of the 2014 calls pdf

September, 2013
EUROPEAN WEEK OF BIOTECHNOLOGY
Biotechnology and Bioeconomy Roundtable on regional and national policies to support biotechnology.
October 3, 2013 Auditorium Gioia, Palazzo Silone - Via Leonardo da Vinci, 6 (L'Aquila)
Download the program pdf

May, 2013
PROJECTS APPROVED IN THE LAST CALL - FP7/Health

dot Athero-B-Cell
Targeting and exploiting B cell functions for treatment in cardiovascular disease (University of Oxford)

dot Athero-Flux
Targeting novel lipid pathways for treatment of cardiovascular disease (University of Oxford)

dot HERACLES
Human cystic Echinococcosis ReseArch in CentraL and Eastern Societies
(Istituto Superiore di Sanità)

dot BioCog
Biomarker Development for Postoperative Cognitive Impairment in the Elderly (Charité- Universitätsmedizin Berlin)

February, 2013
RIPARTIAMO CON GIOVANI E RICERCA
Scienza in Rete - RICERCA
Italian article by Maria Grazia Roncarolo
Read the article read the article

 

 

2012

November, 2012
ALTA would like to congratulate Mariagrazia Pizza, Rino Rappuoli and all their colleagues at Novartis Vaccines for their great achievement in developing the first vaccine against Men B. We are very proud of our 15 years long collaboration with Rappuoli's world leading R&D group in vaccines.

November, 2012
SE IL PAESE METTE LA SCIENZA ALL'ANGOLO
Scienza in Rete - RICERCA
Italian article by Silvio Garattini
Read the article link

October, 2012
INTELLECTUAL PROPERTY AND TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER ISSUES IN HEALTH SCIENCE AND THEIR IMPACT ON PRODUCT DEVELOPMENT AT THE GLOBAL LEVEL
Meeting organized by ALTA involving the three EU-funded cooperative research projects: TIMER, TARKINAID and TRIAD.
October 18th-20th, 2012
Final agenda pdf

September, 2012
ALTA is involved in several Italian Project supported by Ministero dell'Università Istruzione e della Ricerca (MIUR) and Regione Toscana:
dot Progetto "Vaccino innovativo contro il gruppo B dello streptococco (GBS)" n. 6318/DSPAR/2001
dot PON Antigeni e Adiuvanti per Vaccini e Immunoterapia PON01_00117
dot POR CREO BIOVAX Vaccini biotecnologici da genomica strutturale

June 16th, 2012
NEW FUNDING OPPORTUNITY
The PEOPLE 2013 Work Programme has been published:
People 2013 overview pdf

June 11th, 2012
I nuovi progetti "Iniziativa per la Medicina Innovativa"
Scienza In Rete - Medicina
Italian article by Aldo Tagliabue link

June, 2012
BORSE DI STUDIO PER LA FORMAZIONE DI RICERCATORI PER LO STUDIO DI FARMACI SULLE MALATTIE RARE - PON01_00862:
Informativa pdf
Schema di richiesta di partecipazione al Bando word

June, 2012
BORSE DI STUDIO PER LA FORMAZIONE DI RICERCATORI PER LO STUDIO DI VACCINI - PON01_00117:
Informativa pdf
Schema di richiesta di partecipazione al Bando pdf

May, 2012
Tuscany Region supports FAIV project with 23 milions in the field of vaccines for neglected deseases of developing countries.
Enrico Rossi (italian post) link

April 20th, 2012
Two new FP7 projects including ALTA have been favourably evaluated by the EU Commission and are now proceeding to negotiations for a Grant Agreement:
dot BIO-DrIM coordinated by University Medicine Berlin, Germany
dot PathCo coordinated by University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
ALTA is directly involved in the two EU projects as the participant for management and dissemination activities

April 16th, 2012
Reti di eccellenza anche per il sociale
PROMUOVERE RICERCA E INNOVAZIONE PER LE SCIENZE DELLA VITA
Italian article published on Stil'è magazine (Il Sole 24Ore magazine supplement) pdf
www.stile-magazine.it link

March 2012
ABIRISK Project Officially Started
Full project title: Anti-Biopharmaceutical Immunization: Prediction and Analysis of Clinical Relevance to Minimize the Risk
The project started in March 2012
ABIRISK kick-off meeting fact sheet pdf

February 16th, 2012
Un importante passo verso la ricerca applicata
Scienzainrete - Ricerca e sviluppo
Italian article by Aldo Tagliabue link

January 3th, 2012
Santa Caterina d'oro
Aldo Tagliabue premiato per la ricerca con la statua in bronzo
Italian article published on Corriere di Siena - 02 jenuary 2012 pdf

 

 

2011

December 16th, 2011
New publication on British Journal of Pharmacology:
Receptor binding mode and pharmacological characterization of a potent and selective dual CXCR1/CXCR2 non-competitive allosteric inhibitor
R Bertini, LS Barcelos, AR Beccari, B Cavalieri, A Moriconi, C Bizzarri, P Di Benedetto, C Di Giacinto, I Gloaguen, E Galliera, MM Corsi, RC Russo, SP Andrade, MC Cesta, G Nano, A Aramini, JC Cutrin, M Locati, M Allegretti and MM Teixeira link

December 5th, 2011
Promuovere ricerca e innovazione
L'INGEGNERIA DELLA CONOSCENZA AL SERVIZIO DELLA SALUTE
Italian article published on Stil'è magazine (Il Sole 24Ore magazine supplement) link
www.stile-magazine.it link

November 15th, 2011
Verso Horizon 2020
Scienzainrete - Finanziamenti
Italian article by
Aldo Tagliabue
link

October 7th, 2011
ADITEC (Advanced Immunization Technologies) project started.
Siena world capital of vaccines.
Find out more on SienaFree.it (italian) link

March, 2011
Sclavo Vaccines Association
Football Tournament
1° Torneo Achille Sclavo
and Gala Dinner
Poster pdf
Gallery link

 

 

2010

September 17th, 2010
New video added
ALTA YouTube channel link

June 11th, 2010
In 2009 ALTA assisted AIRC (Associazione Italiana per la Ricerca sul Cancro) in preparing a proposal for a FP7 PEOPLE COFUND action. FELCARES (Fellowships on Cancer Research) has been accepted for funding and is expected to start on April 1st, 2010. This programme is a joint co-financing of AIRC and the FP7 that will award thirty 2-year fellowships for Italian researchers going abroad and for foreign researchers coming to Italy to perform high-level projects on cancer research. The first call for the FELCARES fellowships has been published. To apply please follow this link. Deadline: June 1st, 2010.
AIRC - International Fellowships in Cancer Research - 2010 link

March 11th, 2010
World Kidney Day
worldkidneyday.org link
fondazionedelrene.org link

November 5th - January 13th, 2010
Poverty Related Diseases
Le malattie della povertà
Complesso Museale Santa Maria della Scala (Siena)
Photographs by Ivo Saglietti
Poster pdf
Brochure pdf
Gallery link

January 1th, 2010
ALTA new office in L'Aquila
On january 1st ALTA has opened a new office in the center of Italy in order to obtain a better coverage of the country. The choice of basing this office in L'Aquila is not a coincidence. ALTA is conscious that its commitment could contribute to the economical reconstruction of the city ravaged by the earthquake.
The new office image

 

 

2009

November, 2009
NOVARTIS - Borse di studio per giovani ricercatori.
Scadenza 26 Novembre.
Bando pdf

March 31th - April 3rd, 2009
Scientific communication to general public
different media but only a clear message
Programme pdf
EIMID EST website link

January 15th, 2009
"STAR-T REK - Set up and comparison of multiple stem cell approaches for kidney repair": kick off meeting in Florence.

 

 

2008

December 1st - 11th, 2008
World AIDS Day 2008
Exhibition at City Hall, London
HANDS for HANDS for HOPE
Photographs by Ivo Saglietti pdf

Octiber 2008
EIMID Meeting
Arc et Senans, France
photo

September 25th, 2008
HANDS for LIFE HANDS for HOPE
St. George’s - University of London
pdf

August 28th, 2008
the FOOD call is now published.
Dead line 15th January 2009 pdf

August 28th, 2008
The third health call is now published pdf

June 20th, 2008

New Office Inauguration: from 5.00 to 8.00 pm in via Fiorentina 149 pdf

April, 2008

The first Innovative Medicines Initiative (IMI) call has been launched! link

April, 2008

Financial issues on 7° Frame Program (it) pdf

April, 2008

Knowledge for bio-entrepreneurship pdf

March, 2008

New office link

 

 

2007

January, 2007

Talking about ALTA (it) pdf

May 1st, 2007
Online the ALTA new web site.


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