CNIC scientific area is organized into two departments focused on Basic Research and Clinical Research, fully interconnected through five focused programs:

  1. Novel mechanisms of atherosclerosis
  2. Myocardial homeostasis & cardiac injury
  3. Cardiovascular regeneration
  4. Novel arrhythmogenic mechanisms
  5. Cardiovascular risk factors & brain function

The Technical Units provide key Scientific Services to the CNIC´s research groups and to external users by arrangement. The Units also provide expert training in specialist techniques and the use of equipment.