ISMETT esterno

ISMETT, confirmed as IRCCS

The Italian Minister of Health, Beatrice Lorenzin, signed a decree confirming the research-oriented nature of ISMETT. "Being re-accredited by the Italian Government as a research hospital," said Angelo Luca, MD, Director of ISMETT, "is a further confirmation of the strategic role played by ISMETT with regard to the scientific research programs of the Italian Ministry of Health

Facciata ISMETT

ISMETT performs 31 transplants in 6 weeks

The Istituto Mediterraneo per i Trapianti e Terapie ad alta specializzazione (ISMETT), in Palermo, has performed 31 transplants in 6 weeks: 18 liver, 10 kidney, 2 lung, and 1 heart). Its average number is approximately 10 a month.

Mappamondo ingresso

100th Adult living-donor liver transplant milestone reached at ISMETT

ISMETT (Istituto Mediterraneo per i Trapianti e Terapie ad Alta Specializzazione), in Palermo, has performed its 100th adult living-donor liver transplant. The transplant was performed on October 13, 2015.