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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.  

Mindthegap Program
IMM is launching its new Advanced Postdoctoral Training Program, the Mindthegap Program.
The 1st call for applications for 3 Mindthegap postdoctoral fellowships is NOW OPEN: deadline October 17, 2014.
For further information on the Mindthegap Program please check here

IMM researchers unravel immune mechanism that promotes ovarian cancer growth
A team of researchers from IMM, led by Bruno Silva-Santos, has discovered an important cellular cross-talk that promotes ovarian cancer growth.

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