Milan, February 25, 2019 - Bracco Foundation
and Bracco Imaging
promote the Felder Prize, a research project in the micro-fluid sector of pharmaceuticals through a call in collaboration with Politecnico di Milano
and Fondazione Politecnico di Milano
. The Felder Prize is an international call worth 1 million Euro that has the aim of bringing back a talented young Italian researcher to Italy.
The prize, developed by Bracco Foundation as part of progettoDiventerò
, is in memory of the great scientist Ernst Felder, who died in 2018. As head of research of the Bracco Group he discovered Iopamidol, a non-ionic contrast fluid that has revolutionised image diagnostics internationally.
The project was presented on Monday, 25 February 2019, in the presence of Eduard Felder
, son of the great researcher, by Ferruccio Resta
, Director of the Politecnico di Milano
, Diana Bracco
, President of the Bracco Foundation and of the Bracco Group, Gianantonio Magnani
, President of Fondazione Politecnico di Milano, Gaela Bernini, General Secretary of the Bracco Foundation and Maurizio Masi
, scientific head of the Ernst Felder Prize and director of the “Giulio Natta” Department of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering at the Politecnico di Milano.
Discover how to participate in the Felder Prize at the following link: www.fondazionepolitecnico.it/en/events/events/felder-award
. The deadline is 2 May 2019