Thaís Armangué was the best rated candidate in the 2012 PFIS call

The Ayudas predoctorales de Formación en Investigación en Salud (PFIS) is one of the main funding resources of the Institute of Health Carlos III, Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad, for the training of predoctoral research staff. The researcher Thaís Armangué, from the IDIBAPS group Autoimmunity against synaptic antigens directed by Dr. Josep Dalmau, has received one this grants after becoming the highest rated candidate of the 2012 call. The research project to develop her thesis seeks to identify new antigens associated with pediatric autoimmune encephalitis, in addition to further characterize these diseases and their prognosis.