Dr. Roger Mallol wins the “Premi Pioner 2014″

Posted on Dec 18, 2014 in Research

The CERCA Institution (Centres de Recerca de Catalunya) has awarded Roger Mallol with the prize Pioner 2014 for his thesis:

“Development and evaluation of a novel advanced lipoprotein test based on 2D Diffusion-ordered 1H NMR Spectroscopy”.

The jury has valued its originality in helping to  improve cardiovascular risk factors, the methodological contribution of research and industrial commitment shown by adequate protection of intellectual property and the creation of the spin-off Biosfer Teslab.


Metabolomics Summer Course

Posted on Jun 2, 2014 in Education

Metabolomics: An essential tool for life sciences.

Tarragona, 30 June to 2 July 2014

URV, Campus Sescelades, Escola Tècnica Superior d’Enginyeria.

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A report about Biosfer Teslab in Diari de Tarragona

Posted on Feb 3, 2014 in Education, Research

The suplement “Economia y Negocios” from the Diari de Tarragona, has published a report about Biosfer Teslab last Sunday 2/2/14.


Presentation: GC-RMet: An R package for GC-MS automatic compound deconvolution, alignment, identification and quantification in metabolomics.

Posted on Feb 3, 2014 in Research

Xavier Domingo, PhD student from de Metabolomics Platform will present his work title “GC-RMet: An R package for GC-MS automatic compound deconvolution, alignment, identification and quantification in metabolomics” next 7/2/14 at 10:00h in CTNS, Reus.

Biosfer Teslab, a spin-off generated from the Metabolimics Platform research studies.

Posted on Feb 3, 2014 in Education, Research

Roger Mallol and Núria Amigó, PhD students from de Metabolomics Platform, set up the spin-off Biosfer Teslab, a company that produces an advanced lipoprotein test to predict cardiovascular diseases.

The company Biosfer Teslab won the price ReusEmpresa  last November 2013.



Dr. Oscar Yanes gives a course in Metabolomics

Posted on Feb 26, 2013 in Education, Research

Dr. Oscar Yanes is invited to participate on the EMBO Practical Course on Metabolomics Bioinformatics for Life Scientists, Monday, February 25, 2013 – Friday, March 1, 2013, in Cambridge.


Presentation of the Centre for Omic Sciences in a local TV

Posted on Feb 26, 2013 in Research

The Centre for Omic Science was presented last 22 January in Canal Reus TV, with an interview to the Metabolomics Platform coordinator, Dr. Oscar Yanes.

http://canalreustv.xiptv.cat/avui-per-dema/capitol/crtv_50_axd-dimarts-22-1-2a-part  (minut 7:53 to 9:07)

The Metabolomics Platform staff give a course in Metabolomics

Posted on Jan 17, 2013 in Education, Teaching

Short course in Metabolomics

Date: 23-01-2013

The course is intended for the scientist who wants an introduction to metabolomics, with an emphasis on practical, mass spectrometry- and NMR-based approaches.
Some familiarity with mass spectrometry and/or NMR and analytical chemistry is preferred, but background will be provided

Lecturers: Antoni Beltran, Maria Vinaixa, Miguel A. Rodriguez, Jesus Brezmes, Xavier Correig, Oscar Yanes.

For more information, visit: http://www.ctns.cat/CTNS_formacio/mostrar_curs.php?NGE3NWE0MDZiNWQ1ZDMzODMzOTBmNTYxZTkyYTI0YTI=ZW4=&aWRfY3Vycw===MQ==




The diabetes day brings TV3 to the Metabolomics Platform

Posted on Nov 20, 2012 in Research

A report about the  Metabolomics Platform in the new Centre for Omic Science was seen in the Television from Catalonia last 13th November, where Dr. Xavier Correig was interviewed about his research on lipoproteins in diabetics to improve the estimation of cardiovascular risk.

http://www.tv3.cat/3alacarta/#/videos/4334510   (minut 00:38 to 02:15)