Dr. Èlia Obis

Dr. Èlia Obis

Dr. Èlia Obis

In 2014 she completed her doctorate at the Faculty of Medicine at the University of Lleida using techniques of cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, metabolomics and proteomics in an experimental model of a rare recessive disease. The thesis, entitled "Friedreich's ataxia, study of the frataxin deficit in cardiac myocytes", obtained the qualification of Excellent with cum laude mention.

University degree

Èlia Obis graduated in Biology with by the University of Barcelona.
She developed her project in the laboratory of Dr. Lenaz in the University of Bologna-Italy on the chain of electronic mitochondrial transport.

Doctoral degree

Between 2009 and 2014 she worked under the direction of Dr. Joaquim Ros and Dr. Jordi Tamarit in the Department of Medical Sciences in the Faculty of Medicine in the University of Lleida using techniques of cell biology, molecular biology, biochemistry, metabolomics and proteomics in a model of a rare disease.
Her thesis named “La ataxia de Friedreich, estudio del déficit de frataxina en miocitos cardíacos”, got an Eccellent Cum Laude mention.

R&D&R

During her last year of doctorate she studied an Executive Master in Innovation by the EOI.

Professional Activities

She is now working for Biomed, a Company focused on the industry of personalised medicine, applying omic sciences on nutrition and sport aimed at the prevention of cardiovascular and neurological disease, in order to promote a healthy aging.

Professional activities

Nowadays he is teacher in Physiology in the Department of Experimental Medicine in the University of Lleida-Spain and he is Coordinator in the Degree of Human Nutrition and Dietetics as well as in the Master Degree in Biomedical Research.

Published papers

ResearcherID: J-4705-2016 ORCID: 0000-0002-6838-1634