INSA News

Posted on: 03/07/2018 L'INSA-UB dona suport al XVII Congreso de la Sociedad Española de Nutrición - Alimentación 5S: Saludable, Segura, Satisfactoria, Sostenible y Social, que va tenir lloc a Barcelona el 27-29 de juny 2018. ...

Posted on: 03/07/2018 La Vanguardia 2/7/2018: "La incorporació de ceba al soferegit potencia les seves propietats antioxidants". ...

INSA Financial Aids

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. ...

Posted on: 15/09/2017 In 2017, INSA-UB awarded 40 travel grants to stimulate and facilitate international mobility of its members, as well as to disseminate the research activities of the groups of the Institute. The awards were distributed among 15 research groups, and 58% of them were awarded to predoctoral researchers and members with non permanent positions. ...

University of Barcelona - University Food Torribera

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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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