Results about: obesity

Ramón Areces Foundation funds IRB Barcelona research on obesity

Antonio Zorzano, group leader of the Complex Metabolic Diseases and Mitochondria Laboratory, heads the study.

The Ramón Areces Foundation has granted 120,000 euros for this 3-year project.

 

La Marató awards funding to two IRB Barcelona projects on obesity and diabetes

Antonio Zorzano and Joan J. Guinovart are among the 34 projects awarded by the  2015 La Marató (telethon)

Key protein in cilia assembly identified

The study, published in Current Biology, focuses on cilia, the cellular structures that by sensing chemicals and mechanical forces allow for smelling, hearing, and many other essential functions. 

IRB Barcelona coordinates a networking project on chronic inflammation

Antonio Zorzano heads the three-year study entitled INFLAMES, which has a budget of 679,800 euros provided by the Institute of Health Carlos III.

It is one of the three interdisciplinary projects of excellence started this year in the framework of the Spanish Biomedical Research Network (Centro de Investigación Biomédica en Red (CIBER)