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Research Figures

Data from the Scientific Report 2021

  • 586 Projects
  • 321 Clinical Trials
  • 831 Publications
  • 4702 Total Impact Factor


A study has revealed an association between mental disorders and premature mortality in the Catalan population

A research team from the Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu · Institut de Recerca Sant Joan de Déu analyses the link between experiencing a mental disorder and the risk of premature death in the Catalan population.

New insights into COVID-19 protection in children have revealed the presence of sACE2 in the saliva

The presence of the soluble angiotensin-converting enzyme 2 (sACE2) in saliva could have implications for COVID-19 infection, prevention and control, according to researchers from the Institut de Recerca Sant Joan de Déu and the University of Catalunya. This study has been published in Scientific Reports.


César Galo Garcia Fontecha

Head of the Orthopaedic Surgery and Traumatology Group

“Learning about what others are doing allows us to improve and develop new ideas in order to advance in the world of research.”

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#ViernesCientíficos · Ética al final de la vida desde una perspectiva enfermera

Seminario a cargo de Tayra Velasco Sanz, enfermera de la UCI y miembro del CEA del Hospital Clínico San Carlos de Madrid.



#NeuroConCiencia| Controlling neuronal activity with light: from individual cells to brain waves

Speaker: Dr. Pau Gorostiza, ICREA research professor at the Institut de Bioenginyeria de Catalunya (IBEC)