Clínic Barcelona. Hospital Universitari



Head of Section

Hospital Clínic – Biomedical Diagnostic CenterMicrobiology

  • Study of flu virus and other respiratory viruses by molecular technologies, cellular culture, rapid antigenic diagnostic assays in respiratory infections.
  • Infection in immunossuppressed patients: herpesvirus(cytomegalov, Epstein Barr, herpes simplex, varicella zoster, human herpes virus 6 and 8. Polyomav. BK and JC. Study of resistant cytomegalov.
  • Study of viral infections of the central nervous system
  • Study of viral gastroenteritis.
  • Congenital viral infections.
  • Genotype study of flu virus. Sequencing, phylogeny, resistance to antivirals After vaccination; no response to antiviral treatment, pacientes with severe disease or death Genotype study of rhinoviru
  • Infection disease in immunocompromised patients (transplant recipients, HIV patients) Cytomegalovirus pneumonia
  • Ultradeep sequencing technology for drug resistance testing in HIV patients.
  • Emergence of cytomegalovirus with mutations associated to resistance in solid organ transplant patients. Sanger sequencing and next-generation sequencing.
  • Gastrointestinal infections after transplantation
  • Subject: Microbiología Médica. Medicina. Licenciatura .000123.Universidad de Medicina de Barcelona
  • Subject:Microbiología en Biotecnología y Bioinformática. Ingeniería Biomédica. Grado.000123.Facultad de Medicina. Universidad de Barcelona.
  • Co-direction of Master of AIDS. Hospital Clinic. Universidad de Medicina de Barcelona
  • Subject:Inmunología y Microbiología Clínicas. Ciencias Médias Básicas. Grado.000123.Facultad de Medicina. Universidad de Barcelona.
  • Coordinator of subject Infecciones en el paciente inmunodeprimido.MASTER DE INVESTIGACIÓN CLÍNICA, ESPECIALIDAD MICROBIOLOGÍA CLÍNICA - Facultad de Medicina. Universidad de Barcelona

Other charges

  • Microbiology

    Hospital Clínic – CDB Centro de Diagnóstico Biomédico – Microbiology

  • Committee of Medical Delegates

  • Committee of preparation of pandemic influenza

  • Associated Researcher in CRESIB (Barcelona Centre for International Health Research)

  • Titular Profesor in University of Barcelona

Recent articles

Academic Qualifications

  • Titular Professor of Microbiology (2010)
  • Medicine Doctor (1995)

Biomedical Diagnostic Center (CDB)

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