CINBIO “Centro Singular de Investigación de Galicia (2016-2019)”

The Biomedical Research Centre (Centro de Investigacións Biomédicas), CINBIO, is a multidisciplinary research centre of the University of Vigo that emerged to create a common infrastructure for biomedical experts and to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, resources and technology among different groups, but also with other Research Centres, Universities and Hospitals, Regional and Local Governments and related Industry.

Located at the University´s campus, CINBIO is organized into 5 main areas: Cancer; Immunity and inflammation; Neurosciences; Biohealth and Active Ageing; Obesity and metabolic diseases and 3 transversal areas: Biostatistic; Bioinformatic; Innovation: new methods in prevention, diagnostics and therapy.

CINBIO is one of the seven entities accredited by the funding program of the Consellería de Cultura, Educación e Ordenación Universitaria: “Axudas para a acreditación, estruturación e mellora de centros de investigación singulares e agrupaciones estratéxicas consolidadas do Sistema universitario de Galicia cofinanciadas polo Fondo Europeo de Desenvolvemento Rexional (Feder), no marco do programa operativo Feder Galicia 2014-2020”, being “Centro Singular de Investigación de Galicia (2016-2019)”