“Risk of companion animal to human transmission of antimicrobial resistance during different types of animal infection.” Consortium PET-RISK JPIAMR/0002/2016 (2017-2020) Total funding € 1.5 M, Unit funding € 240,000 Constança Pomba (PI) Partners: UK - Small Animal Medicine and Surgery Group The Royal Veterinary College; Canada- Ontario Veterinary College at the University of Guelph, Alemanha- Institute of Microbiology and Epizootics Centre of Infection Medicine Department of Veterinary Medicine Freie Universität Berlin; Suiça- Institute of Veterinary Bacteriology, University of Bern.
PTDC/CVT-EPI/4345/2012 - Immunogenicity of vaccine candidate antigens from Staphylococcus pseudintermedius in dogs - aims to identify proteins from S. pseudintermedius that may be used as vaccines through serological proteomic analysis and subsequent testing of its ability to induce protection. PI: Constança Pomba, Partners: ITQB/UNL. FCT Funding 195,600 €. (2012 – 2015).
PTDC/CVT-EPI/4345/2012 - “Immunogenicity of vaccine candidate antigens from Staphylococcus pseudintermedius in dogs.” Total funding € 195,600, Unit funding € 135,519 (2012 – 2015) Constança Pomba (PI), Partners: ITQB/UNL.
PTDC/SAU-MIC/122816/2010 - Biofilms in diabetic foot: microbial virulence characterization and cross-talk of major isolates. PI: Luís Tavares, Partners: CESEM and IMM/FM/UL. (2012 – 2015). FCT Funding 100,755 €.
PTDC/SAU-SAP/113651/2009 - Use of cephalosporins in pigs - assessing the link between usage, resistance and food safety. PI: Constança Pomba. Partners: FMV, Danish Agriculture & Food Council (DAFC). FCT Funding 84,426 €. Ended in 2013.
2008/55/EC - Community base-line study, “Survey on the prevalence of Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) in herds of breeding pigs to be carried out in the Member States”. Financiamento Direcção Geral de Agricultura/EFSA/DG-SANCO - Comissão Europeia. Duração do Projecto: 2008- 2009.