The president of Banco Sabadell, Josep Oliu is to give the 10th Banco Sabadell Prize for Biomedical Research to Dr. Xavier Trepat for his studies into the biophysical mechanisms that determine the interaction and communication between cells.
The award ceremony will take place this year at the head office of Banco Sabadell in Sant Cugat del Vallès next 2 July, to commemorate the 10 years of the prize with the attendance of some of the previous winners, the members of the jury, institutional representatives, notable figures from the medical, scientific and research community together with universities from across Spain and investors interested in research projects.
10 years of the Banco Sabadell Prize for Biomedical Research
The Banco Sabadell Award for Biomedical Research reaches its 10th celebration growing every year and consolidating its national and international recognition. The aim of the Award, arranged by the Banco Sabadell Foundation, is to reward the career path of a young scientist who has forged his profession in Spain and who has major future potential. Funded with 50,000 euros, it is acknowledged in academic circles as one of the most important awards granted in Spain in such a strategic sector as the health sciences.