Team

Mª Dolores López Tejero, Ph.D.

Head Manager of CEREMET and Research Group
Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Barcelona. Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology since 1988. Research director for several research projects with both public and private funding. Broad experimental and clinical research experience in toxicology, nutrition and metabolism.

David Ricart i Jané, Ph.D.

Lab Manager
Ph.D. in Biochemistry from the University of Barcelona. Experience as professor at the University of Barcelona. Broad academic research experience in biochemistry and metabolism. Project manager at CEREMET since 2005 in the development of commissioned research studies for companies.

Eva Pardina Arrese, Ph.D.

Quality Manager
Ph.D. in Biomedicine from the University of Barcelona. Associate professor with the Faculty of Biology (UB) since 2017. Academic research experience in biochemistry, metabolism and obesity. Postgraduate studies in ISO 9001. Project manager at CEREMET since 2012.

Anna Viñas Calaf, M.S.

Project Manager
Graduate degree in Biology, Master’s in Biomedicine and Postgraduate degree in Project Management from the University of Barcelona. Academic research experience in biochemistry. Project manager at CEREMET since 2015.

Júlia Carmona Maurici

Ph.D. Student
Graduate degree in Biosystems Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia and Master in Biomedicine from the University of Barcelona. Academic research experience in obesity and associated cardiovascular diseases. Biomedicine Ph.D. student at the Research Group since 2017.

Julia Peinado Onsurbe, Ph.D.

Scientific Advisor
Ph.D. in Biology from the University of Barcelona. Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology since 1988. Research director for several research projects funded with public grants. Extensive research experience in the fields of lipid metabolism and obesity. Author of more than a hundred scientific publications in the field of biochemistry and metabolism.

PARTNERS

Joan Carles Domingo Pedrol, Ph.D.

Faculty of Biology. Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biomedicine.
Ph.D. in Chemistry from the University of Barcelona. Assistant Professor of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at the University of Barcelona since 1988. Research director for several research projects with both public and private funding. Extensive research experience in the fields of fatty acids metabolism, inflammation and oxidative stress. Expertise in Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry. Author of a hundred scientific publications in the field of fatty acids and metabolism.

Inflammatory bowel disease research group

Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute
This research group led by Dr Josep Manyé is made up of the Laboratory Manager Dr Violeta Lorén and several pre-doctoral fellows. For more than 25 years, the group has been active in the study of ulcerative colitis and Crohn’s disease from a basic-translational perspective. The group has led several national competitive projects as well as industry funded studies. Also, Dr Josep Manyé is Scientific Consultant at CIBUS Innova a company focused on functional foods.

BADALONA APPLIED RESEARCH GROUP IN ONCOLOGY

Institut Català d’Oncologia; Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute
The Badalona Applied Research Group in Oncology (B·ARGO) is led by Dr. Ricard Mesía, scientific director of the Institut Català d'Oncologia (ICO), and coordinated by Dr. Anna Martinez Cardús. This multidisciplinary research group is made up of medical oncologists comprising different oncology specialities, as well as, a team of post-doctoral and pre-doctoral researchers with extensive experience in functional in vitro studies for determining the efficacy of existing drugs and new active compounds in the field of translational oncology in different tumour types.