Projects
Name
Laboratory investigation on ischemic heart disease
University
Catalonia (AECS) - Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB) - Hospital Vall d'Hebron, Barcelona
Domain
Cardiology
Departement
Hospital de la Vall d'Hebron, Department of Cardiology
Head
Dr. J Soler-Soler
Tutor
Dr. David Garcia-Dorado
Languages
Catalan, English, Spanish
Duration
4 weeks
Availability
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Type of Research Project
- Basic science
What is the background of the project?
Laboratory investigation on ischemic heart disease. Three models: isolated myocytes, isolated rat heart and in situ pig heart. Prevention of myocardial reperfusion injury. Cooperation in a research program in the isolated cardiolmyocyte model. Training with a research group involved in several research programs and targeted training programs supported by the European Union in the field of myocardial ischemia/reperfusion.
What is the aim of the project?
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What techniques and methods are used?
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What is the role of the student?
What are the tasks expected to be accomplished by the student?
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Will there be any theoretical teaching provided (preliminary readings, lectures, courses, seminars etc)
1
What is expected from the student at the end of the research exchange? What will be the general outcome of the student?
What skills are required of the student? Is there any special knowledge or a certain level of studies needed?
Third year of a higher year in a health science study: medicine, biology or pharmacy. Basic knowledge of cell biology and cardiovascular physiology.
Are there any legal limitations in the student’s involvement
No
Hours
7
Type of students accepted
This project accepts:
- Medical students
Articles
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