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Contractor / Funded Organisation: University - Manchester

Detailed below are science projects undertaken for, or managed on behalf of, Defra by the Contractor/Funded Organisation selected.

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AN0204: Effect of dietary fatty acids on CNS mediated responses to injury and infection
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1991 To 1993, Cost £88,131
Theme:   Role of dietary lipids in the development of heart disease
 
 
AN0311: Defining Biomarkers of Different Carbohydrate intakes in populations with varying insulin sensitivity.
Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1995 To 1998, Cost £151,682
Theme:   Role of complex carbohydrates in the diet
 
 
CB02023: Estimate consumer willingness to pay for reducing or eliminating GM products or derivatives in food and increasing robustness of the labelling regime
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2003 To 2004, Cost £94,550
Field of Study:   Biotechnology and GMOs
Theme:   Biotechnology (CB02)
Keywords:  
Agricultural Land, Environmental Protection, Genetically modified food and crops, GM Food, GM Risk Assessment, Land, Biodiversity
 
 
CB0418: Nanotechnology workshop
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2008 To 2008, Cost £5,000
Field of Study:   Chemicals and Nanotechnology
Theme:   Chemicals in the Environment (CB04)
Keywords:  
Biotechnology, Biotech-non GM
 
 
CE0173: Nuclear and plastid transformation of wheat and tritordeum using the streptomycin - selectable aadA marker gene
Description - Objective - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1998 To 2001, Cost £149,635
Field of Study:   Arable Crops
Theme:   Arable crop transformation technologies
Keywords:  
Crop Improvement, Farming, Genetically modified food and crops, GM Food, Arable Farming, Wheat Production, Biotechnology
 
 
ER02031: Economic Evaluation of the UK Milk Quota System - Non R&D
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 1997 To 1998, Cost £17,550
Theme:   Commissioned Work Programme
Keywords:  
 
 
EV02067: Mapping of evidence on sustainable development impacts and benefits that occur in the life cycle of liquid milk
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2007 To 2007, Cost £26,848
Field of Study:   Sustainable Consumption and Production
Theme:   Sustainable Consumption & Production - EV02
Keywords:  
Sustainable Development, Behaviour Change
 
 
FD2603: Risk assessment and risk management in small urban catchment areas
Description - Project Documents - Time Scale & Cost
From 2006 To 2008, Cost £63,300
Field of Study:   Flood and Coastal Erosion Risk Management
Theme:   Strategy and Policy Development
Keywords:  
Environmental Protection, Flood and Coastal Defence, Flood Defence, Land, Policy Development
 
 
FS1245: Sono-chemical signal developmemt as a novel generic methods for the rapid, in situ and specific detection of
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1996 To 1999, Cost £346,035
Theme:   Detection of food pathogens and their toxins
 
 
FS2116: NITROFURAN DRUG METABOLISM - Transferred to VMD 1.4.94
Description - Objective - Time Scale & Cost
From 1992 To 1994, Cost £45,940
Theme:   Chemical Contaminants from Food Production: RESEARCH
 
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