People

Dr. Antoni Planas

Group leader
Professor of Biochemistry
Bioengineering Department, IQS.
antoni.planas@iqs.url.edu
Biosketch
CV 2021
Protein engineering. Biocatalysis. Glycobiology.

Dr. Magda Faijes

Associate Professor
Bioengineering Department, IQS.
magda.faijes@iqs.url.edu
Biosketch
CV 2021
Metabolic engineering, bacteria, yeast.

Dr. Xevi Biarnés

Associate Professor
Bioengineering Department, IQS.
xavier.biarnes@iqs.url.edu
Biosketch
CV 2021
Bioinformatics & molecular modeling.

Dr. Pablo Leivar

Associate Professor
Bioengineering Department, IQS.
pablo.leivar@iqs.url.edu
Biosketch
CV 2021
Synthetic biology microalgae.

Dr. Marc Carnicer

Assistant Professor 
Bioengineering Department, IQS.
marc.carnicer@iqs.url.edu
Biosketch
CV 2021
Bioprocess development.

Patricia Torruella

Lab manager
Bioengineering Department, IQS.
patricia.torruella@iqs.url.edu

Current Members

Aitor Vega

PhD student (2020-present)
Lab fellowship, IQS.

Sergi Pascual

PhD student (2018-present)
FPI fellowship, MINECO

 

Alvaro Calvillo

PhD student (2018-present)
DI fellowship, GenCat-Ferrer.

 

Marc Caballé

PhD student (2017-present)
FI fellowship, GenCat 

Bernat Miró

PhD student (2017-present)
FI fellowship, GenCat.

 

Mireia Castejón

PhD student (2017-present)
Lab fellowship, IQS

 

Master students (2020-21)

Mónica Texidó, Nil González, Cristina Sánchez, Victor García

Former PhD students

Miquel JUNCOSA

1995

Carles MALET

1995

Jaume PONS

1996

Teresa DOT

1998

Josep Lluís VILADOT

1999

Juan CEDANO

2001

Carlos PELAEZ

2003

Magda FAIJES

2003

Anna MONEGAL

2004

Javier LINARES

2007

Marc SAURA

2007

Eduardo ANDRÉS

2007

Mireia ABEL

2009

Trevor ADDINGTON

2009

Joan NIETO

2010

Neus MORA

2011

Albert GARCIA

2011

Nuria MARTÍNEZ

2011

Marta MARSZALEK

2014

Xavier PÉREZ

2015

Marta VILÀ

2015

Victoria CODERA

2015

Cristina VAL

2016

Javier ROMERO

2016

Sergi ABAD

2017

Hugo ARAGUNDE

2017

Estela CASTILLA

2018

Cristina ALSINA

2019

Núria ORIVE

2020

Laia GRIFOLL

2020