The Lisbon Academic Medical Center (Centro Académico de Medicina de Lisboa-CAML) is an innovative academic centre and a consortium of three institutions: the major Portuguese university hospital – North Lisbon University Hospital Center (Centro Hospitalar Universitário Lisboa Norte-CHULN), a Medical School – Lisbon School of Medicine (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de Lisboa-FMUL) – and a biomedical research institute of excellence – Instituto de Medicina Molecular João Lobo Antunes (IMM).