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

  1. Novel mechanisms of atherosclerosis
  2. Myocardial homeostasis & cardiac injury
  3. Cardiovascular regeneration
  4. Novel arrhythmogenic mechanisms
  5. Cardiovascular risk factors & brain health
  6. Cardiovascular health promotion
  7. Technology development

These programs span from basic research to advanced health-changing clinical trials and build on the CNIC’s deep-rooted and proven expertise in state-of-the-art technology, cellular and animal models, imaging modalities, and large-scale data gathering and analysis.