Posted on: 04/03/2020

Next Friday, March 6th at 12:30 pm, the conference ""The GUT CHIP: Engineering the Intestinal Environment"" will be given by Rebecca Carrier, Professor and Research Associate Professor of Chemical Engineering at Northeastern University, Boston, USA. The talk will take place in the Aula Magna of the Faculty of Pharmacy and is organized by Dr. Cristina Andres-Lacueva of the Biomarkers and Nutrimetabolomics Research Group.


Posted on: 19/02/2020

In accordance with the provisions of the General Election Regulations of the University of Barcelona, approved by the University Council on 11 November 2019, elections are called to choose the next Director of the Institute. The elections will be held on 24 March 2020 in an extraordinary session of the Governing Board. Here you will find the document calling and the calendar.


INSA Financial Aids

Posted on: 18/02/2020 L'INSA-UB convoca 2 ajuts en el marc del Programa per al Foment de la Recerca Interna (FRI). Aquests ajuts es convoquen amb l'objectiu d'estimular la col·laboració entre els investigadors joves de diferents grups de l’Institut, promovent l’elaboració de projectes de recerca originals i innovadors. ...

Posted on: 27/02/2018 INSA-UB opens the Call for the Promotion of Internal Research (FRI 2017). This call aims at stimulating the collaboratove research between young researchers belonging to different research groups in the Institute. These projects are organized to promote original and innovative research proposals. ...

University of Barcelona - University Food Torribera

We promote research by encouraging collaborations between researchers

The Institute of Research in Food Nutrition and Safety of the University of Barcelona (INSA-UB) was stablished on 2005 in an attempt to address and to cope with needs and wishes of the today's society in the field of research, formation and provision of services to food industry and related sectors.

Its researchers are experts in different fields of nutrition, analysis and control, food safety and the social and economic impact of feed and food.

INSA-UB is located at Food and Nutrition Torribera Campus and benefits from promotions and disclosures from its membres, mainly ascribed at Faculty of Farmacy and Food Sciences, Faculty of Biology, Faculty of Chemistry and Faculty of Geography and History.

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