The goal of this call is to facilitate further research collaboration between Eurolife member organisations. The grants will support travel and living expenses for junior scientist to travel to another Eurolife laboratory and perform research for a period equal to or longer than 2 weeks. Proposals can be made for the funding period 1 May – 31 December 2017. The amount of the grant is 1,500€ (the number of grants is limited to 9). Researchers employed in any of the 9 institutions of Eurolife (at least when applying and during the exchange period) can apply. These researchers must hold a PhD degree (completed within the last 8 years).
Eurolife mobility programme
Marit van der Pol – Second year Masters’ student Biomedical Sciences at LUMC- shares her experience of visiting a research laboratory at University of Strasbourg. Her project is entitled Molecular mechanisms involved in neuronal loss and plasticity by anticancer chemotherapies in the enteric nervous system and is carried out under the supervision of Dr. Christian Gaiddon.