About the C2VN


The C2VN, Center for CardioVascular and Nutrition Research, created on January 1, 2018, is a joint research unit under the triple supervision of Aix-Marseille University, INSERM and INRAE. Born from the laboratories "Nutrition Obesity and Thrombotic Risk" (NORT), "Vascular Research Center of Marseille" (VRCM) and "Dysoxia, Purinergic System and Inflammation" (MD2), the C2VN is located on the University Campus of La Timone in the heart of Marseille.

With 5 research teams and 5 technological platforms, the Centre is at the heart of one of the biggest public health issues, cardiovascular diseases and their prevention through Nutrition. It is one of the leading French research centers in this field, both nationally and internationally.