From 12 to 15 November took place the “The liver Meeting” organised by the American Association for the Study of Liver Diseases (AASLD). The mission of the association is to advance and disseminate the science and practice of hepatology, and to promote liver health. This year, Biosfer Teslab, together with OWL Metabolomics, University of Medicine… Read More »Metabolomics arrives at “The liver Meeting” comes from Biosfer Teslab
One of the key features of malignant tumour cells is that their energy metabolism is altered. However, in recent years, alterations in lipid metabolism have been described in some types of cancer. A study led by the team of Dr. Josep Gumà and Dr. Sandra Guaita from the Pere Virgili Health Research Institute (IISPV) and… Read More »Liposcale for early and reliable diagnosis and prognosis of breast cancer patients
Frequent consumption of nuts, an important component of plant-based diets, is associated with a 15% reduction in total cardiovascular disease (CVD) and a 23% reduction in CVD mortality. Although small studies have shown that supplementing the diet with nuts has a considerable effect on reducing dietary cholesterol in the short term, there is little information… Read More »Liposcale in Circulation
Patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) have a high burden of atheromatous cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) that is not fully explained by traditional lipid parameters. A study published in the clinical Kidney journal, conducted in patients with chronic kidney disease, reveals that information on lipoprotein composition and subclass particle number using the Liposcale test could improve… Read More »Improvement in the prediction of atheromatous cardiovascular disease using the Liposcale test
The Agency for the Management of University and Research Grants (AGAUR) has awarded the grant for the funding of research projects PANDÈMIES 2020 to the MiL@b research group of the IISPV, the URV and the spin-off Biosfer Teslab, SL. The call granted has been “Replegar-se per crèixer: l’impacte de les pandèmies en un món sense… Read More »Biosfer Co-Leads a project to implement the first in vitro prognostic test for covid-19.
Last week, in Biosfer Teslab, we participated in the video made as part of the URVGoals project, which shows different research being carried out at the URV with a common goal: to fight against the pandemic. The video shows eight research projects from all fields showing that the fight against covid-19 is totally transversal. In… Read More »Biosfer Teslab participates in a video of covid-19 research