Projects 2007-2013

  • Project title: PROTEO - The cross-border proteins centre for cancer, diagnostic and research.

  • Priority task: 2. Competitiveness and knowledge based society
  • Priority: Public call for standard projects - land border no. 03/2011 - 2

  • Project code: PROTEO
  • Users: Elettra - Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A.
  • Partner:
    Univerza v Novi Gorici
    LNCIB - Laboratorio Nazionale del Consorzio Interuniversitario per le Biotecnologie
    Center odličnosti za biosenzoriko, instrumentacijo in procesno kontrolo (COBIK)
    Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e Biologiche - Università degli Studi di Udine

  • Description:
    The project aims to implement a specialized centre for the automated production of recombinant proteins useful for basic and applied research in oncology, taking advantage from the scientific skills that are in the local territory.

    planned activities:
    - set up the robotized platform to clone and purify proteins
    - produce and derivatize proteins of therapeutic relevance as antibodies, biomarkers and cancer drug's target
    - study proteins that are involved in the control of certain cellular proliferation processes (autophagic mechanisms and DNA replication)
    - educate scientific personnel specialized in basic and applied research.

    other information:
    On the long term, the center will be able to offer an innovative service, highly technological and of broad profile, opened to the needs of institutions and industrial entities of the Program-Area that use proteins for research and development in biomedicine, pharmaceutics, agro-food and environmental, increasing productivity and competitiveness.
  • Homepage Url: http:///

  • Project data begin: October 2012
  • Project data end: April 2015
  • Approved costs: 992.711,38
  • Region / Statistical region: Trieste, Udine, Goriška
  • Typology: Public call for standard projects - land border no. 03/2011

List of beneficiaries

The list of beneficiaries, the names of providers and their projects, and the amount of public funding for projects is being made publicly available, each year in February, in line with Article 7 of Commission Regulation (EC) No 1828/2006 and the European Transparency Initiative (COCOF April 23, 2008).

List of beneficiaries of the CBC Programme Italy-Slovenia 2007-2013 (last update: February 2017