Strengthening and enhancement of Italian National Health Service biomedical research

What is the goal of the investment?

The goal of the investment is to enhance the biomedical research system by improving the responsiveness of welcome centres of excellence in the field of rare diseases and promoting technology transfer from research to enterprise.

Total investment cost 524.14 million
  • Reduce the gaps in standards of living
  • Youth
Additional details

The investment consists in strengthening the biomedical research system along two intervention lines: on the one hand, financing Proof of Concept projects (PoC) to support the development of low-grade maturity technologies, promoting technology transfer to enterprise; on the other hand, funding for research programmes and projects in the field of rare diseases, tumours and other illnesses with high impact on health.  

What are the benefits?

Boosting biomedical research which will allow:
  • new financing for medical-scientific research
  • specialised treatment for patients affected by rare diseases
  • research and care for patients suffering from tumours

Key steps and Expenses envisaged

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