ERA-NET Co-fund

TRANSCAN-2: ERA-Net on Translational Cancer Research

Duration: 2014-2019


TRANSCAN network established as an ERA-Net under FP7 launched three joint calls spending over 30M€ in transnational cancer research. TRANSCAN-2 has been funded under H2020 as an ERA-Net Co-fund by EC with the main aim to continue the transnational coordination in cancer research in Europe. A co-funded joint transnational call (JTC) will be launched followed by three additional JTCs that will be implemented in a frame of multinational translational cancer research programs.

Participating countries/organisations

Austria: Austrian Science Fund Forschung (FWF)
Belgium: Research Foundation - Flanders (FWO), Fund for Scientific Research (FNRS)
Germany: Project Management Agency in the German Aerospace Centre (PT-DLR), Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF)
Estonia: Estonian Research Council (ETAg)
France: National Cancer Institute (INCa), French Foundation for Cancer Research (ARC Foundation)
Greece: General Secretariat for Research and Technology, Ministry of Education, Life Long Learning and Religious Affairs (GSRT), Hellenic Centre for Disease Control and Prevention (KEELPNO)
Italy: National Institute of Health (ISS), Ministry of Health (MoH), Alliance Against Cancer (AAC), Ministry for University, Education and Research (MIUR), Liguria Region (LR)
Israel: Chief Scientist Office of Ministry of Health (CSO-MOH)
Latvia: Latvian Academy of Science (LAS)
Netherlands: Netherlands Organisation for Health Research and Development (ZonMw), Dutch Cancer Society (DCS)
Norway: Research Council of Norway (RNC), Norwegian Cancer Society (NCS)
Poland: National Centre for research and development (NCBR)
Portugal: Portuguese Foundation for Science and Technology (FCT)
Slovakia: Slovak Academy of Sciences (SAS)
Slovenia: Ministry of Education, Science and Sport (MIZS)
Spain: Institute of Health Carlos III (ISCIII), The Foundation for the support of the Applied Scientific Research and Technology in Asturias (FICYT)
Taiwan: Ministry of Science and Technology (MoST)
Turkey: Scientific and Technological Research Council of Turkey (TUBITAK)

Status of the FWF