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Monday March 27th, 2017

The IDIBAPS participates in BIO-Europe Spring

The Barcelona International Convention Center hosted from 20-22 March the BIO-Europe Spring conference. This is the most important partnering congress in Europe for the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industry. Attendees had 3 days to hold 30-minute private meetings with other international managers and business developers, from other institutions and companies around the world.

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Tuesday January 10th, 2017

Transplant Biomedical receives an economical injection to develop an organ preservation device

Transplant Biomedical, one of the two spin-offs arising from IDIBAPS, will receive a maximum of 2.5 million euros to carry out the clinical phase of a medical device intended to improve the preservation and transport of kidneys and livers for transplantation. This economic injection is the result of an agreement with Caixa Capital Risc and Kereon Partners, the company founded, among others, by Carmen Peralta, coordinator of the group Strategies for the protection of hepatic injury induced by ischemia-reperfusion. Read the rest of this entry »

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Wednesday July 29th, 2015

Researchers from IDIBAPS and Hospital Clínic, awarded in the VHIR Health Innovation Contest

Doctors and researchers from Hospital Clínic and IDIBAPS were awarded in the second Vall d’Hebron Research Institute (VHIR) Health Innovation Contest. The first prize in the Healthcare Practice Innovation category was given to the project “Development of a surgical device for sutureless vascular anastomosis” led by Dr. Jordi Descarrega, third year resident at the Plastic, Reconstructive and Aesthetic Surgery Department of the Hospital Clinic. In the Biomedical Research Innovation category, the second prize was to the project “Liver on a Chip” led by Dr. Jordi Gracia-Sancho, Ramón y Cajal Researcher in the Liver hemodynamics and portal hypertension IDIBAPS team.

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Tuesday June 30th, 2015

Researchers from IDIBAPS and Hospital Clínic awarded for the best communication on basic Gastroenterology at the SEPD Congress

A study conducted by researchers from IDIBAPS and Hospital Clinic of Barcelona has received the Arias Vallejo prize for the best communication in Basic Gastroenterology presented at the LXXIV Annual Congress of the Spanish Society of Digestive Pathology (SEPD). This prize is awarded by the Digestive System Spanish Foundation (FEAD). Sergi Guixé-Muntet and Dr. Jordi Gracia-Sancho, researchers at the Liver hemodynamics and portal hypertension IDIBAPS team, are the first and last authors, respectively. Doctors Sergi Vila, Carmen Peralta, Juan Carlos Garcia-Pagan and Jaume Bosch have also participated in the study entitled “Role of autophagy in endothelial hepatic ischemia and reperfusion”.

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Wednesday June 20th, 2012

The IDIBAPS In-House Seminars present Prof. Antonio Ceriello and Dr. Carmen Peralta

Dra. Anna Novials, Dr. Antonio Ceriello, Dra. Carmen Peralta i Dr. Antoni Rimola

Two new In-House Seminars IDIBAPS, meetings in which IDIBAPS researchers share experiences with their colleagues, were presented by Prof. Antonio Ceriello and Dr. Carmen Peralta. The first, head of the Diabetic Vascular Complications IDIBAPS laboratory, spoke on May 17th about the glycemic variability and its effects on diabetic complications. The event was hosted by Dr. Anna Novials. On the other hand, Dr. Carmen Peralta, head of the Experimental Liver Surgery IDIBAPS Laboratory, spoke on June 14th about ischemia-reperfusion injury applied to liver transplantation. She explained how his team pursues surgical and pharmacological strategies to improve the viability of grafts. The session was hosted by Dr. Antoni Rimola.

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