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Nutrition and Metabolism

Biomedical Research Unit (URB-)

Unitat de recerca biomèdica (URB)

Scientific Output

Year IF Total publications Q1 Q2
2014 66,08 18 7 9
2015 46,45 24 8 5
2016 48,38 11 5 6

Team members

Team leader

Jorge Joven Maried

  • Carlos Alonso-Villaverde
  • Montserrat Fibla Simó
  • Salvador Fernández Arroyo
  • Vicente Martín Paredero

Postdoctoral Researcher

  • Anna Hernández Aguilera
  • Isabel Fort Gallifa
  • Jordi Camps Andreu

Resarchers in training

  • Fedra Luciano Mateo
  • Gerard Baiges Gayà
  • Noemí Cabre


The main line of research in the group is the relationship between inflammation, oxidation and metabolism. These processes are so closely linked that they could be responsible for an increase in the risk of non-transmissible diseases such as obesity, arteriosclerosis and cancer.


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Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV)

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Hospital Universitari Sant Joan de Reus

Centre de Recerca de Catalunya

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HR Excellence in Research

Institut Pere Mata, Hospital Psiquiàtric Universitari




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