Partnerships and Collaborations

The AGING Project strives to provide a global perspectives on aging while taking into account local peculiarities for the benefit of the community. We are therefore committed to building a network of partnerships and collaborations with which to share our newly acquired knowledge, design new projects, and foster public engagement.

Universities, healthcare facilities and international research centers

Thanks to the support of the AGING Project, some of the already consolidated international collaborations of the Università del Piemonte Orientale will continue to grow. Below is a list of institutions currently collaborating with the AGING Project:

  • Center for Diagnostics Institute of Medical Microbiology, Virology and Hygiene, Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf- Hamburg, Germany
  • Center for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED), Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
  • Center for Research on the Epidemiology of Disasters (CRED), Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium
  • Center of Regenerative Medicine in Barcelona (CMRB), University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Center for study and prevention of the Neurodegenerative Inflammation NEURODIN Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark,
  • Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA
  • Department of Microbiology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
  • Department of Clinical Research & Medical Oncology, Institut Curie (Hôpital René Huguenin), St Cloud, France
  • Departamento de Ciencias Biologicas, Facultad de Ciencias de la Vida, Universidad Andres Bello, Laboratorio de Neuroinmunologia, Fundacion Ciencia & Vida, Nunoa, Santiago, Chile
  • Department of Pharmacology and Experimental Neuroscience, University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, USA
  • Department of Stem Cell Biology, Friedrich-Alexander University (FAU) Erlangen-Nurnberg, Erlangen, Germany
  • Division of Nephrology and Hypertension, University of California San Diego (UCSD) School of Medicine, USA
  • European Research Institute for the Biology of Ageing, Laboratory of Cellular Senescence and Age-related Pathologies, University of Groningen, Netherlands
  • Goethe University, Frankfurt, Germany
  • John van Geest Centre for Brain Repair, Department of Clinical Neurosciences, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
  • Heinrich Pette Institute, Leibniz Institute for Experimental Virology, Hamburg, Germany
  • International Agency for Research on Cancer, Infections and Cancer Biology Group, Lyon, France
  • International Multiple Sclerosis Genetic Consortium (IMSGC)
  • Institute for Research on Biomedicine (IBUB), University of Barcelona, Spain
  • Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
  • Leibniz Institute on Aging (FLI), Jena, Germany
  • London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, United Kingdom
  • MINE ALS project, Utrecht University, Netherlands
  • Molecular Medicine Institute of Basic Medical Sciences, University of Oslo, Norway
  • National Institute on Aging, NIH Bethesda, USA
  • Research Department of Cancer Bio – Cancer Institute Faculty of Medical Sciences, University College London (UCL) , United Kingdom
  • Translational Immunology Institute, Singhealth/Duke-NUS Academic Medical Centre, Singapore Health Service, Singapore
  • University of Central Florida (UCF) – Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences
  • University of Massachusetts Medical School, USA

Universities, healthcare facilities and research centers in Italy

  • CPO Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche, AOU Città della Salute e della Scienza di Torino
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Biomediche, Università di Sassari
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Mediche e centro di biotecnologie molecolari (MBC), Università degli Studi di Torino
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Cliniche e Biologiche, Università degli Studi di Torino
  • Direzione delle professioni sanitarie – Azienda Ospedaliero-Universitaria Maggiore della Carità di Novara
  • Direzione delle Professioni Sanitarie – Azienda Sanitaria Locale di Biella
  • Geriatria Azienda Ospedaliera Santi Antonio e Biagio e Cesare Arrigo
  • Istituto di Ricerca Genetica e Biomedica ProgeNIA/SardiNIA Project
  • Infrastruttura Ricerca Formazione Innovazione Azienda Ospedaliera Santi Antonio e Biagio e Cesare Arrigo
  • IOV (Istituto Oncologico Veneto), Padova, Medical oncology department, Task force “Cancer in elderly” – EORTC (European Organization for Research and Treatment of cancer)
  • IRCCS “C. Mondino”, Foundation Neurological Institute, Pavia
  • Istituto Auxologico Italiano
  • Servizio Osservatorio Epidemiologico – Azienda Sanitaria Locale di Vercelli
  • Ospedale Versilia, Camaiore
  • Università di Bari
  • Università di Padova
  • Università di Urbino
  • Università dell’Insubria, Varese


  • Protezione Civile
  • Ministero della Salute
  • Istituto Superiore di Sanità

Other collaborations

  • FADOI Foundation
  • ALS gene consortium
  • SLA gene consortium
  • Piemonte ALS Register
  • Università della Terza Età di Novara


University Spin-Offs

noiVita s.r.l.s.

noiVita is a university spin-off founded by Drs. Francesca Uberti (CEO&CTO) and Claudio Molinari (Scientific Manager), both members of the Scientific Coordination Board of the AGING Project. The mission of this company is the characterization of the pharmacological profile of some traditional herbal remedies to transform them into effective treatment solutions for daily well-being, with a focus on prevention and lifestyle.