Results about: diabetes

The group directed by Prof. Guinovart is involved in several projects on glycogen metabolism and its dysfunctions in diabetes and Lafora disease.

<p>Antonio Zorzano, head of the Complex Metabolic Diseases and Mitochondria Lab</p>

Age-related metabolic diseases have increased to epidemic proportions in all industrialized countries.

New ICREA Academia Award for IRB Barcelona Group Leader Antonio Zorzano

The Academia Programme run by ICREA seeks to foster research excellence among professors at public universities in Catalonia.

Researchers discover activators of a potential therapeutic target for the treatment of patients with diabetes and insulin resistance

A team headed by Antonio Zorzano at IRB Barcelona has identified activators of the mitochondrial protein Mitofusin 2 for the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

The protein is a key regulator of many mitochondrial functions, as well as of the cell as a whole.