The Seventh Research Framework Programme for 2007-2013 has been adopted.
The first calls for project proposals are published. The deadline is April 19 2007. For health, one of the goals is to improve health on the European level and to address global health conditions including the optimization of healthcare. One section of the programme (HEALTH-2007-2.4.4-2) is dedicated to rare diseases. Informations regarding this programme are available on Cordis Website