Science, innovation and commitment

Mutation in DOCK11 gene explains rare disorder in immune system regulation

Researchers from the Institut de Recerca Sant Joan de Déu - SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital participate in an international study, published in the prestigious scientific journal New England Journal of Medicine, which describes for the first time a new disease of the immune system caused by a mutation of the DOCK11 gene.

SJD Barcelona Children’s Hospital and IRSJD coordinate a European project to improve pediatric palliative care

SJD Barcelona Children's Hospital will lead a consortium consisting of 17 partners from 10 European countries, named Palliakid. The inaugural consortium meeting is scheduled to take place today in Barcelona.

An ultrasound test at the end of pregnancy detects at-risk babies and prevents severe complications

A multicenter study, published in The Lancet and involving the Institut de Recerca Sant Joan de Déu, has shown that adding a Doppler study of fetal circulation in the last ultrasound can reduce by half the complications requiring admission to the neonatal intensive care unit (ICU) for full-term babies.

Carmen Muñoz-Almagro has been honored by the Barcelona Medical Association for her career in biomedical research

Dr. Carmen Muñoz-Almagro, a researcher from the Institut de Recerca Sant Joan de Déu, has been honored with one of the Professional Excellence Awards, which are annually bestowed by the Barcelona Medical Association.

Agenda

i4KIDS | Training Capsule: How to bring a medical device to market?

Learn about the journey that a medical device must follow from the ideation phase to its commercialisation with this i4KIDS Training Capsule, with Lluís Cassou · i4KIDs & SJD Innovation Project Manager.

Online

13h

Defensa tesi doctoral: Juan Pablo Sanabria Mazo

"Evaluación clínica y económica de la Terapia de Aceptación y Compromiso y de la Terapia de Activación Conductual en pacientes con dolor lumbar crónico y síntomas de depresión."

Sala de Graus (B7/052), Facultat de Psicologia, UAB

12h

Interviews

Manel González-Piñero

Headof Innovation at CREB UPC and XarTEC SALUT

"Our main objectives are to develop a technologies map of the members of XarTEC SALUT and to find the most effective ways to support them."

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