Future Built on Knowledge


  • December 5, 2022
    Emerging infectious diseases – FBK joins INF-ACT, an integrated project supported by PNRR funds
    Through the Health Emergencies Center, directed by Stefano Merler, Trento based Fondazione Bruno Kessler will be the leader, together with Istituto Superiore di Sanità (the Italian National Institute of Health) and the Association of Experimental Zooprophylactic Institutes, of the epidemiology and statistical and mathematical modelling studies for INF-ACT, the new consortium of 25 universities, public and private entities dedicated to emerging infectious diseases.
  • March 26, 2020
    A new study on the spread of the COVID-19 virus in Lombardy
    The outbreak in Italy started long before February 20 and aggressive containment strategies are needed to control the spread of Covid-19 and avoid catastrophic outcomes for the national health system.
  • January 23, 2020
    New coronavirus, what science can and cannot tell us
    There is no scientifically valid information on the epidemic, now global, to help fight its spread, which could also soon affect our country
  • November 20, 2018
    Pandemic: prevention and early intervention strategies
    The prestigious scientific journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) has published the article "Measurability of the epidemic reproduction number in data-driven contact networks". FBK researchers Stefano Merler and Marco Ajelli are among the authors