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A National Network Of Accelerators Dedicated To Material Irradiation (EMIR)
Hosting Legal Entity
University of Tartu
Coordinating Country
Type Of RI
Life Cycle Status
Construction since 2011
Ravila 19, Tartu, PO: 50411 (Estonia), Estonia(58.4058418273926, 26.6676216125488)
RI Keywords
Translational research,Medicine,Clinical research,Biomedicine,Drug development,Animal models
RI Category
Translational Research Centres
Scientific Domain
Biological and Medical Sciences

Mission and Objective

General objective of NCTCR is to advance medical research in Estonia by improving its quality and implementation. Mission of the NCTCR is to transform scientififc discoveries into innovative and high impact medicines, diagnostics and medical devices through collaboration between academia, industrial and governmental partners.


- Animal models, diagnostics, translational research, drug development

Generation and characterisation of better animal models for drug development, for translational research and for development of diagnostics. Research on biodefense.


- Small animal MRI, BSL3 animal laboratory, GMP facility

SPF animal facility with in vivo imaging technology, with physiology and pharmacology lab, labs for BSL3 research.