Results about: translational Research
Age-related metabolic diseases have increased to epidemic proportions in all industrialized countries.
ACCIÓ awards the Institute’s Innovation Department with the quality seal TECNIO and two VALUNI grants for technology transfer projects
Research centres of excellence in Barcelona offer PhD fellowships to medical doctors.
Called PhD4MD, the programme allows medical doctors to carry out a three-year doctoral thesis on cancer, rare disease or neurodegenerative conditions.
Scientists from the US, Canada and Spain, among them Joan Guinovart from IRB Barcelona, are poised to perform joint research with the aim to find a treatment for Lafora disease, the most severe type of epilepsy in humans.
The National Health Institutes has awarded the consortium $8.5 over five years.
The US organisation Chelsea’s Hope, a charity formed by families affected by this disease, has promoted this international collaboration.
Three young physicians combine basic research and clinical practice in four research centres in Barcelona
The candidates selected in the first call of the advanced training programme PhD4MD for physicians have just joined the initiative
Over the next three years, they will carry out translational research projects and split their time between basic research centres and in hospitals
Four biomedical research centres in Barcelona join forces to bridge the gap between investigation and clinical practice
Today, four centres jointly launch a programme that seeks to offer advanced research training for physicians and to strengthen the collaboration between basic research centres and clinical research centres