Joint Programme on Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND): pre-announcement call 2017


The EU Joint Programme on Neurodegenerative Disease Research (JPND) will launch a call for "Multinational Research Projects for Pathway Analysis across Neurodegenerative Diseases" in 2017.

​The objective of the upcoming call is to perform analyses across the following diseases and identify common underlying mechanisms:

  • Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
  • Parkinson's disease and PD‐related disorders
  • Prion diseases
  • Motor neuron diseases
  • Huntington's disease
  • Spinocerebellar ataxia (SCA)
  • Spinal muscular atrophy (SMA)

Up to six research groups from at least three countries may collaborate within a consortium. The call is scheduled to open in January 2017.

For further details, please refer to the programme's official website. The submission deadline for pre-proposals is scheduled for 3 March 2017.

JPND - Joint Transnational Call for Research Proposals


Biology & Medicine
Véronique Planchamp