Results about: translational Research

<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.

IRB Barcelona Innovation’s “triple” boost from the Catalan Government

ACCIÓ awards the Institute’s Innovation Department with the quality seal TECNIO and two VALUNI grants for technology transfer projects

2017 PhD4MD Programme is launched to bring research closer to clinical practice

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.

The United States brings together five labs worldwide to study a fatal form of epilepsy

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