EPTRI is a pan-European initiative involving hundreds of research units gathered together to boost the paediatric research ecosystem and provide services for the development of medicines for children


To promote the inclusion of Paediatric Research topics in the EU Agenda



EPTRI Podcast

A series of podcasts to present EPTRI, its mission, and main research services.

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EPTRI is a Research Infrastructure aiming to promote paediatric research and provide optimal support to facilitate the accruing of knowledge in the many research fields necessary to guarantee the access to high quality and safe paediatric medicine




To increase knowledge on children growth and ontogeny characteristics relevant for the identification of novel therapies dedicated to children and to provide services for their development



To implement competences, research strategies, access to key technologies, standardised models, and analytical tools and to offer to public and private stakeholders qualified basic, preclinical and translational research services covering paediatric medicines discovery and development

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New research paper!

  Donato Bonifazi and Adriana Ceci, both members of our Board of Directors, have co-authored the research paper entitled: “Innovative research...

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