Mangala Srinivas, Asst. Prof at the Dept. of Tumor Immunology, was recently awarded an ERC Proof of Concept grant of €150.000. The grant is aimed at starting a spin-off, based on her current research, and is titled “CONQUEST: Enabling advanced medical imaging.”
ERC Proof of Concept grants are part of a funding scheme open to researchers who have already been awarded an ERC grant. It's purpose is to help ERC grantees explore the innovation potential of their research or support commercialisation of the results of their ERC-funded research.