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Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (IMSS)


The Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (Mexican Institute for Social Security) is the largest health institution in Mexico. Along with medical care, IMSS is actively involved in health research mainly carried out at its 5 Biomedical Research Centers and 36 Research Units, but also performed by many clinicians working at medical units. Currently, IMSS collaborates with the national scientific production with about 9% of the publications made in health topics.

Membership discount for research staff and students at Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (IMSS):

As an affiliated author from Instituto Mexicano del Seguro Social (IMSS), you may be entitled to get a membership discount for BioMed Central and SpringerOpen article-processing charges (APCs).

To apply for this discount, please contact: 

Dra. Michelle Olivares González                                                                                                                                                                                  
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Once you have the membership submission code, please enter it in option 3 of the APC estimate section during the submission process.

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