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Mapping Weak Signals

Inspired by: FP7 » Transplantation of Tissue-Engineered Organs

version: 2 / updated: 2009-11-30
id: #468 / version id: #12
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Originally submitted by: Cornelia Daheim
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Source of inspiration

European Commission Framework Programme for RTD (FP7)

Theme/activity of inspiration

Theme 1 - Health

Sub-theme/area of inspiration

Innovative therapeutic approaches and interventions

Signal's headline

(max. 9 words)
Transplantation of Tissue-Engineered Organs

Signal's description

(approx. 150 words)
Please describe the Weak Signal (approx. 150 words)
First tissue-engineered organs were already transplanted.


transplantation, organs, tissue-engineering, tissue-engineered organs, public acceptance

Signal's first apperance


Signal's potential evolution

It could lead to...
issue type of issue/development potential impact on society timeframe for the issue to become at least 50% probable
#1 In the future, the method might become more common due to decreasing costs and a rather high public acceptance for tissue-engineered organs. continuation

Under what assumption the Weak Signal might evolve.

further successes in clinical research


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Level 2: important for a particular world region particular for world regions with a high medical standard (industrial countries)