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Instituto de Medicina Molecular
The mission of Instituto de Medicina Molecular (IMM) is to foster basic, clinical and translational biomedical research and innovation in this areas with the aim of contributing to a better understanding of disease mechanisms, developing novel predictive and diagnostics tests and developing new therapeutic approaches; support scientific postgraduate training of young graduates, doctors and other Health professionals; support science communication and the provision of external services in the areas of specialized diagnosis, health expertise, quality control and collaboration in national and international committees.
Located in the campus of Lisbon Medical School, the Instituto de Medicina Molecular is an Associate Laboratory of the Portuguese Ministry for Education and Science and a reference for science in Portugal.  

Prestigious EMBO installation grants awarded to scientists from the Instituto de Medicina Molecular and Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência!

Nuno Morais from the Instituto de Medicina Molecular and Ana Domingos from the Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciência (IGC) are to receive two of this year's Installation Grants in Portugal, awarded by the European Molecular Biology Organisation (EMBO) and funded by the Fundação para a Ciência e Tecnologia (Portugal).

Congratulations to João Barata and Henrique Veiga – Fernandes!
They are the winners of 58th edition of Prémios Pfizer 2014.
João Barata won on the clinical research category while Henrique Veiga-Fernandes had his award on the basic research category.

IMM Monday Lectures
These lectures are held every week with renowned speakers from outside IMM, working in Portugal or abroad.