GROWTH Network

The GROWTH consortium, funded by the European Commission (2019-2023), is made up to train a new generation of researchers working on new pathological insights, biomarker diagnostics and personalized nutritional interventions for intestinal failure in neonates and preterm infants.


People

Academic and industry partners, covering various disciplines ranging from fundamental research to clinical paediatrics and analytical chemistry to organoid and gut-on-chip applications, have teamed up in the European Union.


Research Programme

GROWTH aims to set-up a new European platform that trains young scientists in the industry-led exploration of innovative routes to fully exploit the potential of early life nutrition to prevent inflammatory disease. GROWTH coordinates 8 individual research projects.


Contact

If you have any questions you can fill in the form or mail us directly: info@growth-horizon2020.eu.




NEWS

Gut Microbiota for Health (GMFH) platform interviews GROWTH PI Rene van den Wijngaard about the evolution of the GMFH project

Gut Microbiota for Health platform grows on the way of connecting the dots between gut microbiota, diet, nutrition and a healthy gut. We interviewed Paul Enck and Rene van den Wijngaard about the evolution of the GMFH project, highlighting the milestones achieved and news to come.


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First web-based science meeting

The first GROWTH web-based science meeting is official with 2 presentations from Gemma and Naomi.

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First GROWTH network meeting

From 18 until 19 December 2019 the first GROWTH network meeting was organized by Imperial College London (UK).

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Kick-off and recruitment update

On 3 June 2019 the GROWTH programme was officially launched.

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Pre-kick-off meeting

The pre-kick-off meeting of the GROWTH project was held on 11 February 2019 at Schiphol Airport (NL).

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