Projects

COVAIR-CAT: Air Pollution in Relation to COVID-19 Morbidity and Mortality: A Large Population-Based Cohort Study in Catalonia

Research Leader:
Cathryn Tonne
Institution:
ISGlobal
Funding:
Health Effects Institute, RFA 20-1B, 500,000 USD

GOFA: Advancing food allergy research through omics sciences – Genetics of Food Allergy Study

Research Leader:
Prof. Dr. Young-Ae Lee, Dr. Aleix Arnau Soler
Institution:
Molecular Genetics of Chronic Inflammation and Allergic Disease, Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin (MDC), Berlin-Buch

Genetic evaluation with massive sequencing tools in a large cohort of patients with common variable immunodeficiency (CVID) under immunoglobulin replacement therapy.

Research Leader:
Roger Colobran Oriol
Institution:
Vall d’Hebron Barcelona Hospital Campus (HUVH)
Funding:
Grifols

GCAT MamaPrev: EPIDEMIOLOGÍA GENÉTICA Y PREVENCIÓN DEL CÁNCER DE MAMA

Research Leader:
Victor Moreno / Sonia Pernas
Institution:
Catalan Institute of Oncology
GCAT Input:
DNA samples

Reconstructing demography and natural selection from high-coverage complete genomes: application to the GCAT dataset

Research Leader:
Francesc Calafell and Elena Bosch
Institution:
UPF and IBE
Funding:
AEI, PID2019-106485GB-I00, AEI, PID2019-110933GB-I00

EV4MI

Research Leader:
Antoni Bayes-Genis. MD, PhD
Institution:
Director, Heart Institute. Heart Institute, Germans Trias i Pujol University Hospital
GCAT Input:
Plasma samples
Funding:
This work is supported by Instituto de Salud Carlos III, Application number ICI20/00135

CONTENT. COVID-19 cohort in Spain: Social Dynamics, mental health and inequalities

Research Leader:
Manolis Kogevinas, ISGlobal Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Institution:
ISGlobal Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
Funding:
La Caixa Social Research SR20-01024

Killer immunoglobulin-like receptors

Research Leader:
Dr. Roberto Díaz Peña
Institution:
Health Research Institute of Santiago (IDIS), Complexo Hospitalario Universitario de Santiago de Compostela

CC16 and Resilience to COVID-19

Research Leader:
Rafael de Cid, PhD. GCAT Chief Scientist, Genomes for Life-GCAT Lab
Institution:
IGTP
Funding:
IGTP

THE COVID-19 - HOST GENETICS INITIATIVE

Research Leader:
https://www.covid19hg.org/
Institution:
European Consortium

COVICAT: COVID-19 cohort of Catalonia. Sero-Epidemiological Study of Catalonia

Research Leader:
Rafael de Cid, PhD. GCAT Chief Scientist, Genomes for Life-GCAT Lab
Institution:
IGTP
Funding:
IGTP

Genetic Evaluation of Disease Trajectories in the GCAT cohort

Research Leader:
Rafael de Cid, PhD. GCAT Chief Scientist, Genomes for Life-GCAT Lab
Institution:
IGTP
Funding:
VEIS

GEMINI - Genetic Evaluation of Multimorbidity towards INdividualisation of Interventions

Research Leader:
Timothy Frayling, Prof. Human Genetics
Institution:
University of Exeter, UK

VEIS European Project - Valuation of the European Archive of the Genome-Phenome (EGA) for the Industry and the Society

Research Leader:
Rafael de Cid
Institution:
IGTP
Funding:
The VEIS Project with number 001-P-001647 has been co-funded in a 50% by FEDER 2014-2020 with the support of the Departament de Recerca i Universitats

Triggers and drivers of latent epigenomic structure in colorectal cancer

Research Leader:
Miguel A. Peinado
Institution:
Institut de Recerca Germans Trias i Pujol (IGTP)
Funding:
MINECO

Inferring population history from the unilinearly transmitted genome regions in GCAT full genomes

Research Leader:
Francesc Calafell
Institution:
UPF
Funding:
UPF: Plan Nacional project CGL2016-75389-P / Genomesforlife-IGTP: AGAUR: 2017-SGR529

Exploring mechanisms of resistance in adult and pediatric T-acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Research Leader:
Dra. Anna Bigas Salvans
Institution:
FUNDACIÓ INSTITUT MAR D’INVESTIGACIONS MÈDIQUES
Funding:
Asociación Española Contra el Cancer (AECC)

Definition of a GCAT population panel for the Control of Mutations in Hereditary Cancer in the Catalan population

Research Leader:
Dra. Concepción Lázaro García
Institution:
Instituto de Investigación Biomédica de Bellvitge, HEREDITARY CANCER PROGRAM (ICO-IDIBELL)
Funding:
IDIBELL: FIS:PI16/00563 // IGTP: ADE 10/00026 / MINECO /(Estructural 2012-2017)/ AGAUR: 2017-SGR529

IN2DIAG: Application of genomic inversions as diagnostic markers in precision medicine

Research Leader:
Dr. Mario Cáceres Aguilar
Institution:
Institut de Biotecnologia i de Biomedicina, Comparative and Functional Genomics group
Funding:
H2020-EU.1.1. - EXCELLENT SCIENCE - European Research Council (ERC)

EnMap Study. Environmental map of Population Cohort GCAT

Research Leader:
Dr. Rafael de Cid / Dr. Manolis Kogevinas
Institution:
IGTP / ISGLOBAL
Funding:
PI17/01388, PI18/FIS18, AGAUR: 2017-SGR529

GeoInf+: Exposome Study. GCAT Health and Environment

Research Leader:
Dr. Rafael de Cid / Dr. Manolis Kogevinas
Institution:
IGTP / ISGLOBAL
Funding:
PI17/01388, PI18/FIS18, AGAUR: 2017-SGR529

Multidimensional Scaling for relatedness research

Research Leader:
Dr. Jan Graffelman
Institution:
Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya UPC
Funding:
AGAUR: 2017-SGR529 / MTM2015-65016-C2-2-R (MINECO/FEDER)

EPIGENESIS Project: EPIgenetic and GENEtic study combined with integromics and functional analysis to find genes associated with neurological deterioration after ISchemic stroke

Research Leader:
Dr. Israel Fernandez Cadenas
Institution:
Fundació Docència i Recerca Mútua de Terrassa
Funding:
Fundació La Marató de TV3

GSCCR. Genetic Scores of the Colorectal Cancer Risk Factor Constellation

Research Leader:
Dr. Víctor Moreno, Dr. Rafael de Cid
Institution:
IDIBELL-ICO, IGTP
Funding:
MINECO ADE10/00026, Ramón y Cajal Program (RYC-2011-07822), AGAUR: 2017-SGR529

Characterization of new mutations in known genes and identification of candidate genes involved in hereditary deafness, by whole exome sequencing (WES)

Research Leader:
Dr. Marc Pellicer
Institution:
Hospital Vall d’Hebrón

Finding missing heritability in epigenetics: Identification of inherited DNA-methylation loci (MethilHeri)

Research Leader:
Dr. Víctor Moreno
Institution:
ICO-IDIBELL

INVFEST. Functional and evolutionary analysis of polymorphic inversions in the human genome

Research Leader:
Dr. Mario Cáceres Aguilar
Institution:
Institut de Biotecnologia i de Biomedicina (IBB)

Identification of copy number alterations as targets for available drugs involved in T-ALL leukemogenesis and prognosis

Research Leader:
Dra. Eulàlia Genescà
Institution:
Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute (IJC). ALL research group
Funding:
CELGENE T-ALL

Definition of a robust machine learning tool integrating metabolomic and genomic information, for biomarker discovery in high dimensional data. Obesity and T2DM in the GCAT cohort. HealthForecast

Research Leader:
Dr. Rafael de Cid (IGTP), Vicent Ripoll (EURECAT)
Institution:
Disease Genomics-GCATlab Group-The Institute for Health Science Research Germans Trias i Pujol (IGTP) – PMPPC. Can Ruti Biomedical Campus
Funding:
EURECAT, PMPPC (ADE10/00026)

Genomic germline profiling in advanced stage non-small-cell lung cancer patients with platinum-based chemotherapy

Research Leader:
Dr. Rafael de Cid
Institution:
Disease Genomics-GCATlab Group-The Institute for Health Science Research Germans Trias i Pujol (IGTP) – PMPPC. Can Ruti Biomedical Campus
Funding:
SGR 1269 AGAUR-GRE; RYC-2011-07822

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