Neurosciences and the Human Person: New Perspectives on Human Activities

Workshop | 8-10 November 2012

Each generation of neuroscientists, philosophers and theologians has the task of analyzing and assessing new advances in the understanding of the human person, dignity and value ... Read all

Complexity and Analogy in Science: Theoretical, Methodological and Epistemological Aspects

Plenary Session | 5-7 November 2012

In the past decades scientific investigations have been quite successful by reductionistic research approaches. But scientists are ever more aware that their specific knowledge ... Read all

New Developments in Stem Cell Research: Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells and their Possible Applications in Medicine

Workshop | 16-17 April 2012

The concept of stem cell goes back to the discovery, in the early 1960s, of the mechanisms through which blood cells, whose life span is short, are constantly renewed. It was shown ... Read all