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About Infections, Inflammations and Chronic Diseases

Chronic diseases, infections, inflammatory states, and pain combine to create the greatest burden to health on a global scale. The World Health Organization (WHO) ranks chronic diseases as the greatest challenge to human health, and their impact will continue to increase in parallel with the aging of the global population. Through cutting-edge research programs and core facilities led by top scientists, this strategic research theme will drive global initiatives tackling some of the most important challenges for our health and our economy. Read more >>