University of Navarra

University of Navarra

University of Navarra
36, Pio XII Avenue
31008 Pamplona
Spain

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Project leader

Dr. Felipe Prósper

Dr. Felipe Prósper

Phone: +34 948 255 400 5807

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Project staff

Dr. Froilán Granero-Moltó

Dr. Froilán Granero-Moltó
Orthopaedics Laboratory Director

Phone: +34 948 425 600 6487

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Dr. Mora Gonzalo

Dr. Mora Gonzalo
Orthopaedic Surgeon

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Dr. Enrique J. Andreu

Dr. Enrique J. Andreu
GMP Facility Director

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Dr. Emma Muinos-López

Dr. Emma Muinos-López
Postdoctoral Fellow

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Gloria Abizanda

Gloria Abizanda
Veterinarian

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Institute presentation

UNAV participation in Hydrozones will include the Department of Hematology and Cell Therapy and the Orthopaedics Laboratory, and is located in the Clínica Universidad de Navarra a multidisciplinary University Hospital. Research infrastructures include wet labs fully equipped for cell and molecular biology, with infrastructure for gene array studies, ChIP on Chip and medip of Chip analysis. Lab of 600 m2 equipped with a FACSVantage, FACSAria, FACSCalibur, state-of-the-art cell culture and molecular biology facilities, qRT-PCR, confocal fluorescence microscopes. Animal facilities include surgical rooms for large animal models -pig, sheep- as well as SPF for mice and rats. There is also a cGMP-accredited facility for production of cell therapy products under EU regulations. The group is leading several studies in the field of cell therapy including one the use of MSCs for the treatment of osteoarthritis. The group has extensive experience in culture of human ADSC, MSC cells and chondrocytes.