Apply for funding to better understand the direct relationship between nutrition, immune function and infectious diseases relating to diet-related metabolic disorders.
UK work packages may also explore how interventions based on diet or food ingredients impact any mechanisms or immune function.
- be a UK-based researcher as part of a transnational consortium of three to six partners
- ensure the UK part of the project is within MRC’s remit.
The cost of the UK work can be between £220,000 and £263,000 (€250,000 and €300,000). MRC will fund 80% of the full economic cost (FEC), that is
a maximum of £263,000 (€300,000).