RNA archaeology for the study of hepatitis C virus and tropical viruses


It has available a well equipped laboratory of 80m2. Enjoy a 2013-2015 National Plan Project and Project Explora (2012-2013) as IP, and is Participant in a Project Excellence Andalucía.IP Jordi Gómez is also IP of a group of CIBER liver and digestive diseases. A postdoctral and two predoctral memebers are currently beign founded. The group has regular contacts and exchange of samples with clinical researchers memebers in the area of viral hepatitis from several Hospitals (vall d’Hebron, Hospital Clinic Barcelona, etc..) and a group of tropical virus in the INIA. The group regularly participates in the National Congress of Virology and RNA Network in international conferences or workshops. Post on molecular biology journals (NAR, JMB, RNA), virology (J.VHep), and pharmacology (Antiviral resesrch).

Main specialization

Scientific Area:
ERC discipline:
  • LS - LIFE SCIENCES
  • LS1 Molecular and Structural Biology and Biochemistry
Industrial Leadership:
  • 7. Other
  • 7.1. Other
Societal Challenges:
  • 1. Health, demographic change and wellbeing
  • 1.04. Understanding disease