The Centre of Research Excellence in Nutrition and Metabolism, (IMR) is a leading research centre which conducts fundamental and applied research in the field of biomedicine in Serbia and region of West Balkan countries.
The Centre is one part of the Institute for Medical Research (IMR) which is a multi-departmental institute, within the University of Belgrade in Serbia established in 1946. The Centre consists of food scientists, nutritional researchers, nutritionists, medical doctors, biologists, molecular biologists, chemists, pharmacists and biochemists, all of whom are active in the basic and applied nutritional research of the most advanced studies on nutrition, food and human health.
The Centre is involved in several EC FP6/7 projects and Networks of Excellence, i.e. EURRECA, EuroFIR, BaSeFOOD, CHANCE, EuroFIR-Nexus and DIETS.