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Directori d'expertes i d'experts de la UAB

New guide to UAB experts

The UAB offers the media a new guide to experts with the aim of bringing university-generated knowledge closer to society. The guide includes a search engine to find information on lecturers and researchers offering their expertise. Read more

Gara Villalba, investigadora de l'ICTA i del Departament d'Enginyeria QuÝmica

Gara Villalba receives an ERC Consolidator Grant

Researcher at the ICTA and the Department of Chemical, Biological and Environmental Engineering, Gara Villalba has been awarded a European consolidation grant to develop the project “Integrated System Analysis of Urban Vegetation and Agriculture” (URBAG). The grant will launch the research lab “Integrated Metabolic and Atmospheric Research for Urban Sustainability”. Read more

Plataforma de seqŘenciaciˇ massiva per al Diagn˛stic GenŔtic Preimplantacional

Double factor preimplantation genetic testing now possible through massive sequencing techniques

Researchers at the UAB have implemented an innovative and universal strategy, prepared for a simultaneous diagnosis of genetic mutations and chromosomal alterations within embryos obtained by in vitro fertilisation (IVF). It allows analysing up to 4,800 genes responsible for the most common hereditary diseases and speeds up the study process and the availability of the results of the family’s single gene disorders. Read more