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Institute of Medicine

The Institute of Medicine is the entity which coordinates the clinical training, hence, the Bachelor and Master in Medicine. In the future, there will be certain research activity in the field of clinical medicine as well.

Institute for Research in Biomedicine

The Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB) was founded in 2000, affiliated to USI in 2010 and in 2014 to the Faculty of Biomedical Sciences. IRB has the clear and ambitious goal of advancing in the study of human immunology, with particular emphasis on the mechanisms of immune defense. More info.

Institute of Oncology Research

The Institute of Oncology Research (IOR) will be affiliated to the Faculty of Biomedical Sciences as of January 2017. IOR is research division of the Oncology Institute of Southern Switzerland (IOSI), the comprehensive cancer center of the EOC and is the main facility for basic and traslational research at the IOSI. More info.