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Jordi Garcia-Mas

Centre for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG)

Jordi Camí

Director of the Pasqual Maragall Foundation and of the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB)

Cristina Villanueva

Director of the Water Pollution Research Program at Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology (CREAL)

Xavier Bosch

Director of the Cancer Epidemiology Research Program at Catalan Institute of Oncology (ICO)

Pere Arús

Institut de Recerca i Tecnologia Alimentària (IRTA)

Òscar Vilarroya

Research Professor at the Department of Psychiatry at Autonomus University of Barcelona (UAB)

Josep Maria Lailla

Head of Department of Gynecology and Obstetrics at Sant Joan de Déu Hospital

Xavier Krauel

Head of the Neonatal Care Unit at Sant Joan de Déu Hospital

Núria Casamitjana

Centre de Recerca en Salut Internacional de Barcelona (CRESIB) Spain

Ivo Gut

National Center for Genomic Analysis (CNAG)

Roderic Guigó

Center for Genomic Regulation (CRG)

Lluís Torner

Director of the Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO)

Pedro N. Barri

Research professor and Physician.Institut Universitari Dexeus Barcelona

Anna Veiga

Research professor. Institut Universitari Dexeus Barcelona.

Gilles Mirambeau

Researcher. AIDS and Infectious Diseases. IDIBAPS. Barcelona

Josep Maria Gatell

Research professor. IDIBAPS and HIVACAT Barcelona.

Francesc X. Roca

Research Manager de MuscleTech Network. Leitat Technological Center.

Ferran Sanz

Director of the Research Program of Biomedical Informatics (GRIB) at UPF-IMIM

Mara Dierssen

Neurobehavioral Phenotyping of Mouse Models of Disease Group Leader at Genes and Disease Program at the Centre for Genomic Regulation

Maria V. Sánchez-Vives

Research Professor at August Pi i Sunyer Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBAPS)

Lluís Torner

Director The Institute of Photonic Sciences (ICFO)

Pere Puigdomènech

Centre de Recerca en Agrigenòmica (CRAG)

Manuel Galiñanes

Head of the Dep. of Cardiac Surgery at the University Hospital Vall d'Hebron (Barcelona-Spain)

Manuel Perucho

Institute of Predictive and Personalized Medicine of Cancer (IMPPC)

Marcus Buschbeck

Institute of Predictive and Personalized Medicine of Cancer (IMPPC)

Fulvio Amato

Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research (IDAEA-CSIC)

Ivo Mueller

ISGlobal - CRESIB and Walter and Eliza Hall Institute

Pedro Alonso

Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal) Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB)

Henry Markram

École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne. Suïssa

Jan Korbel

European Molecular Biology Laboratory (EMBL)

Alfonso Valencia

Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas (CNIO)

Modesto Orozco

Institut de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona Principal Investigator and BSC Life Sciences Director

Nerea Roher

Institut de Biotecnologia i Biomedicina (IBB-UAB)

Antonio Villaverde

Institut de Biotecnologia i Biomedicina (IBB-UAB)

Victor Puntes

Institut Català de Nanociència i Nanotecnologia (ICN2)

Francesc Subirada

Deputy Director Barcelona Supercomputing Center

Marc Valls

Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG)

Nuria Sànchez-Coll

Center for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG)

Joan Vidal

Institut Guttmann

Montserrat Bernabeu

Institut Guttmann

Alvaro Pascual-Leone

Harvard Medical School

Josep Maria Tormos

Institut Guttmann

Mark Nieuwenhuijsen

Center for Research in Environmental Epidemiology (CREAL)

Jordi Vila

Barcelona Centre for International Health Research (CRESIB)

Manuel Perucho

Institut de Medicina Predictiva i Personalitzada del Càncer (IMPPC)

Josep Maria Haro

Parc Sanitari Sant Joan de Déu

Àlex Vaquero

Cancer Epigenetics and Biology Program - IDIBELL

Àlvar Agustí

Hospital Clínic de Barcelona

Ferran Sanz

Director of the Research Program of Biomedical Informatics (GRIB) at UPF-IMIM

Jordi Sunyer

Centre for Research in Environmental Epidemiology (CREAL)

Josep Casacuberta

Centre for Research in Agricultural Genomics (CRAG) Barcelona (Spain)

Àngels Garcia-Cazorla

Hospital Sant Joan de Déu

Stanislav Dusko Ehrlich (Scientific Commitee)

Kings College London

Peer Bork (Scientific Commitee)

European Molecular Biology Laboratory - EMBL

Toni Gabaldón (Scientific Commitee)

Center for Genomic Regulation - CRG

Nuria Malats (Scientific Commitee)

Spanish National Cancer Research Center - CNIO

M. Luz Calle (Scientific Commitee)

Universitat de Vic

Francisco Guarner (Scientific Commitee)

Vall d'Hebron Research Institute

Marc Noguera (Scientific Commitee)

Institute for AIDS Research - IrsiCaixa

Bonaventura Clotet (Scientific Commitee)

Institute for AIDS Research - IrsiCaixa

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