The University of Sheffield is represented in this project by Professor Gillet and by Professor Beining Chen, Professor of Medicinal Chemistry in the University's Department of Chemistry. Professor Chen is the project lead and the orher project partners are are Eli Lilly of Bari SME Biofordrug, Lisbon Univeristy and Canadian company Amorfit.
The scheme is part of the Marie Curie FP7 scheme. It includes a considerable amount of exchange of existing researchers (both PhD and more established). It will also fund 5 post-doctoral researchers, two of which will come to the University of Sheffield. One will be based in the Information School and one in the Department of Chemistry.