More than 1150 researchers (from the Faculty of Medicine of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore and the Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS are involved in basic, translational and clinical research with the goal of finding the best personalized therapies for each individual affected by widely spread diseases such as cancer, cardiovascular, metabolic and neurological diseases, without neglecting rare diseases and the development of drugs aimed at treating these diseases. Designs, implements and conducts cross-cutting research activities and, in particular, within the accredited subject areas.
867 ongoing research projects
1,330 scientific publications submitted tothe Ministry of Health for Current Research
€ 18,193,168 total value of clinical trials
€ 13,120,327 funding from competitive calls for proposals including € 4,939,340 for targeted research
€ 6,902,671 Ministerial institutional research including € 4,557,888 for current research grant
€ 1,721,011 value industrial co-development projects
€ 671,941 5x1000 funding (2020 income)
Scientific Director: Prof. Giovanni Scambia
Deputy Directors: Prof. Massimo Antonelli, Prof. Ruggero De Maria Marchiano, Prof. Vincenzo Valentini
The Scientific Directorate is available to all researchers, medical directors and research collaborators of the Fondazione Policlinico Universitario A. Gemelli IRCCS to assist them in all stages of research and as well as in participating to national and international grants. Progetta, realizza e conduce attività di ricerca trasversale e, in particolare, nell’ambito delle aree tematiche accreditate.
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