Theurillat Group
Theurillat Group

We aim to explore the role of SPOP and CHD1 mutations to develop new therapeutic avenues for prostate cancer.

Alimonti group
Alimonti group

Our research is focused on the characterization of a novel type of cellular senescence response for cancer therapy

Catapano group
Catapano group

We investigate strategies aimed at blocking selectively transcription of genes that might be implicated in pathogenesis of cancer

Bertoni group
Bertoni group

We apply genomics techniques followed by functional studies to elucidate the lesions underlying non-Hodgkin’s lymphomas

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The Institute of Oncology Research (IOR), established in 2003 in Bellinzona, Switzerland, hosts researchers from all over the world performing basic and translational research in oncology with special focus on:

  • cancer biology
  • genomics
  • molecular oncology
  • experimental therapeutics.

At the Institute of Oncology Research we believe that science is constantly evolving to improve our understanding of human cancer.

The efforts of our researchers and the resources of the institute are directed towards this challenge, with a commitment to discovering practical and far-reaching solutions to a disease that still impacts on the everyday life of people around the world.

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The Association Bellinzona Institutes of Science (Bios+) is born
15 Sep

The Association Bellinzona Institutes of Science (Bios+) is born

Bellinzona, September 15th, 2021 – the Foundations of the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB...
Ricerca a tutto campo
15 Sep

Ricerca a tutto campo

Luci e ombre della globalizzazione (Club Plunio Verda): “Ricerca a tutto campo”, 16 settembre 2021
IOR research project receives important funding from the United States
6 Sep

IOR research project receives important funding from the United States

The American Society of Hematology (ASH) - the world's leading association in the field of hematolog...

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