Tag Archives: Health

LEITAT at ETP Nanomedicine Annual Event & General Assembly

This year’s ETP Nanomedicine Event & General Assembly is hosted by CIC NanoGUNE, the Spanish nanoscience cooperative research centre in San Sebastian, and supported by the nanoBasque agency. The 2014 event aims at providing in-depth details on the practical implementation of the ETPN recommendations for a strong translational nanomedicine sector in Europe as well as… Read More »

The sixth edition of MuscleTech Network Workshop has been launched.

The sixth edition of MuscleTech Network Workshop, organized by the Technology Centre LEITAT, FCBarcelona and Aspetar, is held during 13th and 14th October in the Auditorium 1899 of the Football Club Barcelona facilities. This year the workshop will focus on research of hamstring injuries and will be attended by renowned researchers worldwide. The “Workshop Muscletech”… Read More »

IMI Stakeholder Forum 2014

LEITAT is attending IMI Stakeholder Forum 2014 in Brussels. The IMI Stakeholder Forum is a unique opportunity to learn about and discuss IMI’s latest results, activities and plans. This year’s event will feature two sessions: in the morning, a strong scientific focus on breakthrough scientific trends in stem cells research; the afternoon will focus on the next phase… Read More »

Therapeutic Targeting of Tumor Growth and Angiogenesis with a Novel Anti-S100A4 Monoclonal Antibody

Researchers from BIOMED Division at LEITAT Technological Center, in collaboration with the University of Barcelona, demonstrated the efficacy of a new approach for the treatment of human cancer in preclinical trials. The new strategy is based on the action of a monoclonal anti-body against S100A4, which is a key factor for tumoural growth. The blockage… Read More »