• Institute of Biostructures and Bioimaging (IBB) / National Research Council of Italy (CNR)

The Institute of Biostructure and Bioimaging, with its headquarters in Naples and locations in Catania, Rome and Turin is a translational research centre that utilizes knowledge on the biological basis of diseases, and on proteins implicated in human diseases to develop new tools for prevention, diagnosis, and more targeted therapies. To accomplish the mission, there are more than 70 researchers with expertise in medicine, biology, chemistry, physics and computer science. The researchers studying biomolecules from a structural/functional standpoint, interface with clinical scientists and experts in preclinical/clinical in vivo imaging who investigate models of diseases in animals and subsequently diseases in humans.