Welcome of the Chairman
The Department of Pathology and Experimental therapeutics was founded recently as a result of fusion of several laboratories located at the Campus of Bellvitge that formerly were part of different Departments of the UB. Thus it is a Young department born as a consequence of natural progress of the medical formation programs in the environment of the University Hospital of Bellvitge, and the biomedical research center formed by the Hospital, the University of Barcelona and the Catalan institute of Cancer (ICO). The Department includes researchers, professors and fellows of the different scientific areas such as Anatomy, Anatomopathology, Cell Biology, Histology, Immunology, Microbiology and pharmacology this areas delimitate the different Units of the Department. Teaching activities of all of these areas for medical, dentistry and podiatric Medicine students as well as in Master degrees of Biomedicine, Neurosciences, Medicine and the participation of our docent in different Masters degrees constitute the main teaching tasks developed by the Department. Our Department also has as a goal the excellence in research, In this web page you can find information on the groups of research, projects, collaborations and services offered by the different laboratories. Research, Education and Service is the slogan of the Department of Pathology and Experimental Therapeutics.