Get a closer look at BESTMEDGRAPE partners: Institut national de la santé et de la recherche médicale, France


INSERM is a public scientific and technological institute which operates under the joint authority of the French Ministries of Health and Research. The institute is dedicated to biomedical research and human health, and is involved in the entire range of activities from the laboratory to the patient’s bedside. It also partners with the most prestigious research institutions in the world that are committed to scientific challenges and progress in these fields.

The research team directly involved in BESTMEDGRAPE is the one of “Adolescence and developemental vulnerability to neuropsychiatric diseases”.

Our general aim within BESTMEDGRAPE project is to contribute in the evaluation of the activity on oxidative stress, inflammatory patologies and neurodegenerative diseases of the environmental-friendly grape phytonanoformulations.

The team is composed by 9 researchers, one project officer, one financial and administrative officer and one project manager.

Olivier Manzoni is the scientific coordinator of the BESTMEDGRAPE at INSERM.  Its work of coordination is supported by Paola Pinna, project manager in charge of the general management, implementation, monitoring of the project activities but also of the communication activities.

Fanny PRA is our Administrative and Financial manager: she directs and coordinates the members of the administrative poles, anticipating and mobilizing the means adapted to the complexity of the INmed. She ensures continuity between the INSERM Regional Delegation and the Institute, in its area of expertise.