European Research Programmes

Mise à jour le   03/02/2023
The University of Western Brittany (UBO) participates in a large number of European projects as part of the Horizon 2020, Horizon Europe, INTERREG, FEAMP and ERA-NET programmes.

Plateforme projets européens (2PE) - Bretagne is a service which supports academic actors and project leaders in their European research, innovation and education projects throughout Brittany. Its services with UBO include monitoring, raising awareness and providing assistance with setting up project proposals.


Plateforme projets européens 2PE – Bretagne
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Ongoing European research and innovation projects at UBO


HORIZON 2020 programmes

Marie Skłodowska-Curie Actions (MSCA)
  1. PADDLE, Planning in A liquiD worlD with tropicaL stakEs, 2017-2022 (LEMAR)
  2. DIGITENS, The first open-access Digital Encyclopedia of British Sociability in the Long Eighteenth Century, 2019-2022 (HCTI)
  3. SENSO CIGUA, Neurobiology of sensory disturbances induced by ciguatoxins, 2021-2023 (LINK)
  4. EATFISH, European Aquaculture Training for Improving Seafood Husbandry, 2021-2024 (AMURE)
Collaborative projects
  1. SPICES, Scaling-up Packages of Interventions for Cardiovascular disease prevention in selected sites in Europe and Sub-Saharan Africa: An implementation research, 2017-2022 (GETBO)
  2. SENSMAT, Preventive solutions for Sensitive Materials of Cultural Heritage, 2019-2022 (Lab-STICC)
  3. iATLANTIC, Integrated Assessment of Atlantic Marine Ecosystems in Space and Time, 2019-2023 (LOPS)
  4. NECESSITY, NEw Clinical Endpoints in primary Sjögren's syndrome: an Interventional Trial based on stratifYing patients, 2019-2024 (LBAI)
  5. 3TR, Identification of the Molecular Mechanisms of non-response to Treatments, Relapses and Remission in Autoimmune, Inflammatory, and Allergic Conditions, 2019-2026 (LBAI)
  6. UWB-IODA, Ultra-Wide Band Integrated Optical-and-Digital Approach for Smart Factory and Perceptive Car, 2020-2022 (Lab-STICC)
  7. LEAP-RE, Long-Term Joint European Union - African Union Research and Innovation Partnership on Renewable Energy, 2020-2025 (GEO-OCEAN)
  8. SEAWISE, Shaping ecosystem based fisheries management, 2021-2025 (AMURE)
  9. ReSEArch-EU, Reinforcing SustainablE Actions, resilience, cooperation and harmonisation across and by the SEA-EU Alliance, 2021-2023 (DRIVe)



  1. CHIC, Creating Holistic Innovation Capacity, 2021-2023 (UBO Open Factory)
  2. CEREBRO, an electric Contrast medium for computationally intensive Electroencephalographies for high REsolution BRain imaging withOut skull trepanation, 2022-2026 (LATIM)


INTERREG Programmes

France (Manche/Channel) England 
  1. S3-EUROHAB, Sentinel products for detecting EUtROphication and Harmful Algal Bloom events in the French-English Channel, 2017-2022 (AMURE)
  2. RANTRANS, Rapid Reduction of Nutrients in Transitional Waters, 2019-2023 (LEMAR)
  3. COOL FOOD Pro, Low Carbon Footprint for Catering Professionals, 2021-2023 (LEGO)
  4. FISH INTEL, Fisheries Innovation for sustainable SHared INTerchanneEL resources, 2021-2023 (AMURE)
Atlantic Area
  1. BLUEHUMAN, BLUE biotechnology as a road for innovation on HUMAN's health aiming smart growth in Atlantic Area, 2017-2021 (LEMAR)
  2. ALICE, Towards a better management of Atlantic Landscapes: developing tools to characterise biodiversity and eCosystem sErvices, 2017-2022 (AMURE)
  3. AGEO, Platform for Atlantic Geohazard Risk Management, 2019-2023 (GEO-OCEAN)
North West Europe

ALG-AD, Creating value from waste nutrients by integrating algal and anaerobic digestion technology, 2017-2021 (LEMAR) - project presentation video:


EMFF (European Maritime and Fisheries Fund)

  1. HOLOFARM, Development of a new innovative aquaculture, holothuriculture, 2018-2021 (LBCM)
  2. RESIPAL, Genetic selection of Manila clam, Ruditapes philippinarum, for resistance to brown ring disease, 2018-2021 (LEMAR)
  3. PAQMAN, Development of Innovative Probiotics for MAriNe AQuaculture, 2019-2022 (LBCM)
  4. HYPOTEMP, Selection for robust rainbow trout, more resistant to changes in environmental conditions (hypoxia and temperature), 2020-2023 (LEMAR)
  5. OURMEL, Stock support and restocking of abalone in the coastal areas of Brittany and Normandy, 2020-2023 (LEMAR)
  6. CASBA, Animal Control of Fouling and Biofilm in Algaculture, 2022-2023 (LBCM)


UBO is also a partner in ERA-NET projects

  1. GRAMMY, InteGRAtive analysis of tuMor, Microenvironment, immunitY and patient expectation for personalized response prediction in Gastric Cancer, 2020-2023 (LATIM)
  2. POPEYE, Personalized Optimization of Prognostic and thErapeutic protocols with Lu-177 for MNETs, with the development of advanced computational tools and a portable detection sYstEm, 2020-2023 (LATIM)
  3. INFORM, Interpretability of Deep Neural Networks for Radiomics, 2021-2024 (LATIM)