Jornades del departament

Notícia | 08-07-2022

  • 9:00-9:30h Welcome from authorities 
  • 9:30-10:30h Presentations of the Department’s research lines by the Unit Chiefs
    a summary of research lines, strategic plan, members, funding, interests. Free format, no longer than 7 minutes. (The order of the presentations has been randomly drawn as follows):
  1. Pharmacology
  2. Anatomy
  3. Pathologic Anatomy
  4. Histology 
  5. Cell Biology
  6. Microbiology
  7. Immunology
  • 10:30-11:30h  KEYNOTE: Dr. Laura Soucek (VHIO) Title TBD.
  • 11:30-12:00h  COFFEE break and POSTER session outside
  • 12:00-14:00h  SHORT TALKS from selected trainees by each Unit. 10 minute presentations followed by 2 minutes of questions.
  1. Sponsor slot: Title TBD (Novel equipments by Werfen-Izasa)
  2. Dr. Cristina Moreta. A chromatin-based loss-of-function approach identified novel targets to overcome chemoresistance in colorectal cancer (Immunology Unit)
  3. Isabel Pérez-Guillén, Deciphering the mechanisms of action of antimicrobial supercationic peptides   (Microbiology Unit)
  4. Alain Arias Betancourt. Lactate: a metabolic product with therapeutic potential (Cell Biology)
  5. Dr. Cecilia Velasco. Microtubule depolymerization contributes to spontaneous neurotransmitter release. (Histology Unit) 
  6. Veronica Testa. Using patient-derived stem cells to study the contribution of glial cells to neurodegeneration in Parkinson’s disease Pathologic Anatomy  (Pathologic Anatomy Unit)
  7. Ricard Bonilla Amadeo: Functional high-throughput CRISPR screening to elucidate glycosylation genes involved in stemness capacity    (Anatomy Unit)
  8. Josep Argerich Bergadà. GPR37 N-terminal domain processing defines autaptic receptor function   (Pharmacology Unit)


  • 14:00-15:00h  LUNCH outside between both buildings


To close the official event, we will host a cake competition (by popular vote) around 14:45h.


Poster boards will be available outside aulari from 8:30h