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International Projects

The following list shows the international database and networking projects funded by the European Commission in which the Information and Documentation Centre on Ethics in Medicine (IDEM) takes part:

Research Infrastructure for Advanced Systematic Information, Documentation and Communication in the Field of Ethical Issues in Science, Research and Technology

(01.01.2002 - 30.06.2005)
European Information Network Ethics in Medicine an Biotechnoloy. A project of the European Commission, Quality of Life and Management of Living Resources Programme

(01.03.1996 - 28.02.1999)
Establishment of a European Database Network for the Fields of Medicine, in Health Care and in Health Professions

(01.01.2004 - 30.10.2004)
for an Advanced Systematic Documentation, Information and Communication Tool in the Field of Ethical Issues in Science, Research and Technology

National Co-operations

Europe PubMed Central (Europe PMC)

In December 2013, the European Commission published the Guidelines on Open Access to Scientific Publications and Research Data for the EU Research Framework Programme Horizon 2020. Under Horizon 2020, the publication of project results can be reimbursed as direct project costs. (PDF)

Europe PubMed Central (Europe PMC) offers free access to biomedical literature resources including:  PubMed abstracts (about 28 million),  Europe PMC full text articles (about 2.6 million, of which over 570,000 are Open Access), Patent abstracts (over 4 million European, US, and International), National Health, Service (NHS) clinical guidelines, Agricola records (500,000), Supplemented with Chinese Biological Abstracts.