Support to mitigate impact of COVID-19 pandemic

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New announcement:Yes
Organization:PRACE (Partnership for Advanced Computing in Europe)
Financing type:Private
Scope of funding:Interantional
Category:Research project
Topic: #57091
Start:2020 Apr 1
FSJD end:2020 May 31
Official end:2020 May 31
Description:

PRACE is welcoming project proposals requesting computing resources to contribute to the mitigation of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic. This applies, without being exhaustive, to the following topics:

- Biomolecular research to understand the mechanisms of the virus infection

- Bioinformatics research to understand mutations, evolution, etc.

- Bio-simulations to develop therapeutics and/or vaccines

- Epidemiologic analysis to understand and forecast the spread of the disease

- Other analyses to understand and mitigate the impact of the pandemic

This call for proposals will follow a fast track review process to provide swift feedback to the applicants. PRACE has established a Scientific Committee which will discuss the merit of the proposals, and is supported by external scientific experts, and a technical team.

This call is open until further notice. Applications are evaluated within one week and start as soon as possible if awarded.

More information

http://prace-ri.eu/prace-support-to-mitigate-impact-of-covid-19-pandemic/

In case of interest, please contact with FSJD Research's Department.

Fundació Sant Joan de Déu – Institut de Recerca Sant Joan de Déu.
Edifici Docent. Santa Rosa, 39-57 08950 Esplugues del Llobregat (Barcelona) - Tel: 936 00 97 51 - Fax: 936 00 97 71 - recerca@fsjd.org