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.  (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.

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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.   (minut 00:38 to 02:15)

New papers published

Posted on Nov 15, 2012 in Research


A Guideline to Univariate Statistical Analysis for LC/MS-Based.

Maria Vinaixa, Sara Samino, Isabel Saez, Jordi Duran, Joan J. Guinovart  and Oscar Yanes.

Metabolites 2012, 2, 775-795; doi:10.3390/metabo2040775

See on-line paper


Human serum/plasma lipoprotein analysis by NMR: application to the study of diabetic dyslipidemia.

Roger Mallol, Miguel Angel Rodriguez, Jesus Brezmes, Luis Masana and Xavier Correig.

Prog Nucl Mag Res Sp, doi 10.1016/j.pnmrs.2012.09.001 (2012)

The Metabolomics Platform participates on the 6th Santorini Conference Biologie Prospective

Posted on Sep 21, 2012 in Education, Research

Dr. Oscar Yanes is invited to participate on the 6th Santorini Conference Biologie Prospective, Systems Biology and Personalized Health Science and Translation,  30 Sep – 02 Oct 2012.

Dr. Oscar Yanes will give his presentation titled “Metabolomics: Bridging gaps in systems biology” on 30/09/12.

See Program

New paper published

Posted on Sep 20, 2012 in Research

The metabolome of induced pluripotent stem cells reveals metabolic changes occurring in somatic cell reprogramming.
Panopoulos AD, Yanes O, Ruiz S, Kida YS, Diep D, Tautenhahn R, Herrerías A, Batchelder EM, Plongthongkum N, Lutz M, Berggren WT, Zhang K, Evans RM, Siuzdak G, Izpisua Belmonte JC.
Cell Res, 22, 168-177 (2012)


New paper published

Posted on Jul 10, 2012 in Research

Assessment of compatibility between extraction methods for NMR- and LC/MS-based metabolomics.

Beltran A, Suárez M, Rodríguez MA, Vinaixa M, Samino S, Arola L, Correig X, Yanes O.

Analytical Chemistry, 2012.