BENEFICIARIES

  • MAIN
  • ISTITUTO DI RICERCHE FARMACOLOGICHE MARIO NEGRI
  • ISTITUTO SUPERIORE DI SANITÀ
  • FEDERAZIONE NAZIONALE DELL’INDUSTRIA CHIMICA
  • POLITECNICO DI MILANO, DIPARTIMENTO DI ELETTRONICA E INFORMAZIONE
  • KnowledgeMiner Software Frank Lemke
ISTITUTO SUPERIORE DI SANITA'
Istituto Superiore di Sanità

The Istituto Superiore di Sanità (lSS) is the leading technical and scientific public body of the Italian National Health Service. Its activities include research, control, training and consultation in the interest of public health protection.

The Institute conducts scientific research in a wide variety of fields, from cutting-edge molecular and genetic research to population-based studies of risk factors for disease and disability. Research priorities are based on those set forth in the National Health Plan.

The Institute serves as a major source of information relating to public health and biomedicine in Italy through online connections to national and international scientific databases and data banks.

The Institute also organizes congresses, conferences, workshops and seminars for national and international participants on fundamental public health issues linked to its institutional activities and research. These events are often organized in cooperation with international organizations such as the European Union, specialized UN Agencies and non-governmental organizations with which the Institute maintains close relations.

The Institute also performs a leading technical part for Italy in the REACH Regulation accomplishment.

ISS is responsible for the following actions: ACTION 3: Identification of suitable experimental databases/data sets for the ecotoxicological, toxicological and environmental endpoints for REACH
ACTION 6: Identification of boundaries for best use of models (applicability domain) and of the assessment factors

 
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