Clínic Barcelona

Nine IDIBAPS and Hospital Clínic research projects on heart diseases funded by 2014 TV3 Telethon

The TV3 Telethon Foundation hosted yesterday evening a ceremony to present the projects selected to be funded with the 11.4 million euros collected in the past edition dedicated to heart diseases. 70 research teams, coordinated with either Spanish and international teams, will develop the 43 selected projects over the next three years. Nine of the chosen projects correspond to researchers from Hospital Clínic and IDIBAPS. IDIBAPS becomes the institution with the greater number of projects funded and coordinated in this edition. The event was held at the Academy of Medical Sciences and Health of Catalonia and the Balearic Islands and was widely attended by representatives of the scientific community.