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Paper published at STEM CELLS

The Neurovascular Research Laboratory has published a new article  in collaboration with researchers of the Neuroprotection Research laboratory at Massachusetts General Hospital showing how Endothelial progenitor cells might participate in rescue from oxygen‐glucose deprivation by transferring mitochondria particles to damaged brain endothelial cells. The investigation has been published at Stem Cells and one of the […]

Three LIN members had defended their thesis work

On June 8, 11 and 12, three members of the laboratory defended their thesis work. Alba Simats, member of the Biomarkers line, defended her work entitled: Therapeutic potential of new biomarkers of cerebral ischemia Sofía Fernández de Retana, member of the Amyloid line, presented the work: Effect of variations on recombinant ApoA-I and ApoJ as […]

MAGBBRIS Kickoff meeting

The MAGBBRIS Consortium celebrated its Kickoff meeting in Barcelona during the 26th and 27th of March 2018. More details  

First LIN retreat

    On January 22nd, the neurovascular research laboratory held its first Retreat. It has been an opportunity, especially for people who have recently joined the group, to learn a little about our history and the main lines of research. We have had the collaboration of a gamification expert who has organised  games and quizzes […]

Dr. Anna Rosell will be the coordinator of a new H2020 project (EURONANOMED call)

Dr. Anna Rosell will be the coordinator of a new H2020 project (EURONANOMED call).  Title: New MAGnetic Biomaterials for Brain Repair and Imaging after Stroke (MAGBBRIS) According to the World Health Organization, 15 million persons suffer a stroke worldwide each year, and neuro-repair treatments could offer the opportunity to treat stroke patients by extending the therapeutic […]

New H2020 project: PRESTIGE AF

New H2020 project : PRESTIGE AF PREvention of STroke in Intracerebral hemorrhaGE survivors with Atrial Fibrillation Intracerebral hemorrhage (ICH) is a severe stroke subtype causing higher mortality and more disability than other strokes. 20% of ICH survivors have atrial fibrillation (AF), a major cause of ischemic stroke (IS). While IS in AF patients is generally prevented […]

Postdoctoral Position

  We offer a postdoctoral contract to work on an Alzheimer’s disease research project funded by BrightFocus Foundation within the Neurovascular Research Group. JOB DESCRIPTION Education and qualifications: -PhD degree in neurosciences, biochemistry or cell biology Experience and knowledge: -Background in Neurosciences. Previous experience in Alzheimer’s disease models will be positively considered. -Strong background in […]

Joan Montaner ‘s educative video regarding next Marató 2016

Divulgative video about stroke and traumatic brain and spinal injuries addressed to young people. This is the issue of La MARATÓ 2016. The video combines direct testimonies of people affected with the detailed and clear explanation of Dr. Montaner. Here you can watch the video: http://www.ccma.cat/tv3/marato/conferencies-educatives/2016/590/    

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Bustamante A, Simats A, Vilar-Bergua A, García-Berrocoso T, Montaner J. Blood/Brain Biomarkers of Inflammation After Stroke and Their Association With Outcome: From C-Reactive Protein to Damage-Associated Molecular Patterns. Neurotherapeutics. 2016 Aug 18. [Epub ahead of print] Review