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Migraine: Light therapy may bring new hope
Migraines often involve heightened sensitivity to light. In a project funded by the FWF, a team of researchers from the Medical University Vienna is investigating new therapies to treat light sensitivity, which greatly disturbs those affected.
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OAPEN Foundation and an Austrian consortium have agreed to make OAPEN’s deposit service for OA books available to all Austria-based researchers.
The FWF invites eligible applicants to submit outline proposals (letter of interest) from 18. January onward.
Supported by the Nationalstiftung für Forschung, Technologie und Entwicklung the FWF launches a pilot programme for projects focusing on Open Research Data (ORD) and invites eligible applicants to submit outline proposals (letter of interest) from mid-January 2016 onward.
The physicist Toma Susi (University of Vienna) has...
As announced in December 2014, the Austrian Science Fund FWF will mandate the use of an Open Researcher and Contributor ID (ORCID) as part of its grant application process.