100% Normandy


Several fields of excellence: oncology, neuroscience, nutrition, cardiology and biotechnology.
Cancer care centres (Baclesse in Caen and Becquerel in Rouen), the Cyceron biomedical imaging platform and Archade (hadrontherapy centre).
World premieres in the medical field: percutaneous aortic valve implantation (2002), discovery of a new gene involved in Alzheimer's disease (2012), development of an antibody to limit the effects of stroke, discovery of the Donecopride molecule to treat Alzheimer's disease (2014).