Jesús Bañales

Ikerbasque Research Professor, Biodonostia Health Research Institute

Head of the Liver Diseases Group at BioDonostia.
Research line: 
Liver pathophysiology, Liver Cancer (i.e. Hepatocellular Carcinoma, HCC) and Biliary Cancer (i.e. Cholangiocarcinoma, CCA), Liver Fibrosis, Primary Biliary Cholangitis (PBC), Polycystic Liver Diseases (PLDs), Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis (PSC), Non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Diseases (NAFLD), Bile Acid Metabolim, MicroRNAs, Extracellular Vesicles, Diagnosis, Therapies.
“Sheila Sherlock Prize” from the European Association for the Study of the Liver (EASL, 2010), “AIO” Prize from the Spanish Association Against Cancer (AECC: Award for “Young Investigators in Oncology”, 2012), Miguel Servet Award (ISCIII: 2014)
15 years of research experience in Spain (CIMA and University of Navarra), France (Servier Laboratories, Paris) and United States (University of Colorado, Denver; and Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN).
Doctor in Biochemistry (2006) from the University of Navarra (Spain)