- Research Grants
Research Supported by FAPESP assembles referential information of scholarships and research grants from various research modalities, awarded by FAPESP.
Concerning projects carried out in research institutions abroad, FAPESP encourages granted researchers to develop collaborative research with renowned partner organizations from other countries, such as the institution abroad .
The display board "FAPESP Support in Numbers" presents the number of ongoing or concluded scholarships and research grants, awarded by the Foundation, in cooperation with the institution abroad Universidad de Navarra. In the center of the page, you will see some information on those awarded scholarships and research grants.
Use the "Refine results" list of options to filter information on awarded research in cooperation with the research institution abroad Universidad de Navarra and to get results that are more specific for your search, according to the following parameters: type of Research Grants, modalities of Scholarships, Field of Knowledge and Start Date.
The Maps and Graphs show the geographical distribution of FAPESP sponsorship in the State of São Paulo and the historical sequence of funded research, by year, of the ongoing projects from the cooperation with the research institution abroad Universidad de Navarra.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis (MTB), the main agent of tuberculosis (TB), is responsible for the annual death of two to three million people worldwide, and global economic damages of about 12 billion dollars by year. Currently, one of the major global concerns is the increasing number of cases of multi drug-resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) and extensively drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB...
Obesity is considered to be one of the most severe public health problems. The positive energy balance, genetic, behavioral and environmental factors contribute significantly to the epidemic of obesity. Nutritional intervention such as hypocaloric diets may provide weight loss and improve the comorbities associated to metabolic syndrome. However, weight loss involves environmental, beha...
The epigenetic mechanisms are modulated by environmental factors that can alter the individual phenotype. One explanation for the increase in obesity may be associated with changes in these mechanisms. Experimental studies in animals and clinical trials in humans show changes in DNA methylation resulting from obesity. In addition to the beneficial effects on lipid profile, fish oil is r...
Left-click and hold. Drag the cursor on the map until you see the view you want.
Show years by sequential order