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International Human Microbiome Standards (IHMS) project seeks to coordinate development of standard operating procedures (SOPs) and protocols that will optimize data comparisons in the human microbiome field. The project is financed by the European Commission under the 7th Framework Programme. The consortium gathers 8 partners from academia and public sector, across 6 different countries. Its total cost has been evaluated at 2,3 million € and the funding from the European Commission has been set with an upper limit of almost 2 million €. The project will last for 4 years from February 1, 2011.

Grant agreement ref.: FP7-HEALTH-2010-261376

Starting date: February 1st, 2011