University Medical Center Mainz coordinates new, international Innovative Training Network
“TICARDIO” focuses on biomedical processes in cardiovascular diseases
(…) The Center for Thrombosis and Hemostasis (CTH) of the University Medical Center Mainz coordinates the new Innovative Training Network (ITN) “TICARDIO – Thrombo-Inflammation in Cardiovascular Disease”. TICARDIO is dedicated to study pathological processes in cardiovascular diseases. The ITN provides 15 doctorate students with the opportunity acquire scientific and general skills within a cross-border network. The structured international, interdisciplinary and intersectoral research and training program will start in 2019 and takes place at research locations in Mainz, Maastricht, Marseille and Dortmund. The European Commission provides 4 million euros over a period of 48 months for this ITN, which is part of the Marie Skłodowska Curie Action (MSCA) of the Horizon 2020 Framework Program for Research and Innovation.
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