Training

Training

GIR Members collaborate or organize the following academic and/or training programs

Courses

PRB2 Platform from ISCIII

• Summer Course “Technology Platforms and Big Data Applied to Precision Medicine”. (Periodicity: yearly)  • Course on Clinics Proteomic, Proteomics Platform in collaboration within other INIBIC Units. Location: INIBIC facilities, A Coruña. (Periodicity: yearly, first edition 2017)

Galician Network of Biomaterials

• MOOC, Biomaterials: from concept to clinic. Campus do Mar, University of Vigo (only available in Spanish)

 

Seminar on Mechanisms of Aging-Related Diseases

 Location: INIBIC facilities, A Coruña. (Periodicity: yearly, first edition: 2017)

PhD Thesis

Title: Standardization of platelet rich plasma as a therapy for osteoarthritis

PhD Candidate: Lucía Gato Calvo. Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, Elena F Burguera.  Dates: 2015-2019 University: University of A Coruña

 

Title: Molecular Characterization of Metabolic-Origin Osteoarthritis: effect from palmitic and oleic fatty acids in an in vitro model of human chondrocytes.

PhD Candidate: María Eugenia Vázquez Mosquera Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, Ignacio Rego, Mercedes F. Moreno Dates: 2013-2017 University: University of A Coruña.

 

Title: Study of Genetic Regions related to Oxidative Stress. Role of Osteoarthritis.

PhD Candidate: Estefanía Cortés Pereira Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, Ignacio Rego Pérez Dates: 2012-2017 University: University of A Coruña-

 

Title: Cell Therapies Combination for the repair of cartilage lesions.

PhD Candidate: Pablo Fernández Pernas Directors: María C. Arufe Gonda, Francisco J. Blanco Dates: 2012-2017 University: University of A Coruña.

 

Title: The role of autophagy in mitochondrial dysfunction in aging-related osteoarthritis.

PhD Candidate: Paloma López de Figueroa Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, Beatriz Caramés Pérez Dates: 2013-2017 University: University of A Coruña.

 

Title: Mechanisms involved in diabetes-associated osteoarthritis: role of autophagy.

PhD Candidate: Maria Madalena Azevedo Alves Ribeiro Directors: Alexandrina Maria Ferreira dos Santos Pinto Mendes, Francisco J. Blanco Dates: 2013-2016 University: Universidade de Coimbra, Portugal.

 

Title: Role of C-terminal domain from Cx43 in adult articular chondrocytes.

PhD Candidate: Raquel Gago Fuentes Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, María D. Mayan Dates: 2012-2016 University: University of A Coruña.

 

Title: Bone and Cartilage Tissue Engineering using mesenchymal stromal cells and biomaterials.

PhD Candidate: Clara Sanjurjo Rodríguez Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, Silvia Díaz Pardo Dates: 2012-2016 University: University of A Coruña.

 

Title: Identification of new biomarkers in the chondrogenesis of human mesenchymal stromal cells from osteoarthritic patients using proteomic techniques.

PhD Candidate: Beatriz Rocha Loureda Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, Cristina Ruiz Romero Dates: 2012-2015 University: University of A Coruña.

 

Title: Cell communication mechanism in articular cartilage and their role in osteoarthritis development.

PhD Candidate: Paula Carpintero Fernández Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, María D. Mayan Dates: 2012-2015 University: University of A Coruña.

 

Title: Role of mitochondrial haplogroups in the osteoarthritis pathogenesis. Influence of climate selection.

PhD Candidate: Ángel Soto Hermida Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, Ignacio Rego Pérez Dates: 2012-2015 University: University of A Coruña.

 

Title: Osteoarthritis Biomarkers Discovery using Proteomic Techniques.

PhD Candidate: Lucía María Lourido Salas Directors: Francisco J. Blanco, Cristina Ruiz Romero Dates: 2012-2015 University: University of A Coruña