Technology of the future, responsible research today

The Comparative Medicine and Bioimage Centre of Catalonia (CMCiB) is a unique new facility for research and training in Europe. The most recent technology and custom-built facilities are available for a full range of biomedical studies, from pre-clinical models to new surgical techniques, all compliant with European standards for responsible research. The centre fully embraces the principle of 3Rs (reduction, refinement and replacement). The CMCiB is a facility of the Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute (IGTP), located in the Can Ruti Campus, in the Barcelona area, Spain.

Through biomedical research, we improve people’s health

With over 3,500 healthcare professionals and 700 researchers working on the campus there is a broad range of research collaboration opportunities available on projects ranging from basic biomedical to clinical research and experimental surgery.

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  • Integrated sustainable building with low carbon footprint
  • Custom designed state-of-the-art facilities
  • Audio visuals integrated into training areas
  • 4 fully-equipped operating theatres, configurations of up to 8 workstations
  • Built-in cutting edge angiology technologies available
  • MRI 3 TESLA and multimodal image analysis
  • Zebrafish facilities and in-house consulting
  • Drosophila programme: alternative methods for preclinical research
  • In silico and computational models, AI actively promoting alternative research methods
  • Barrier facility for rodents. Completely integrated rodent barrier facility
  • Animal Biosafety Level 3 unit for infectious models
  • In vivo imaging unit: fluorescence, bioluminescence and tomography technologies
CMCiB. IGTP

CMCiB - IGTP | Campus Can Ruti | Ctra de Can Ruti, Camí de les Escoles s/n | 08916 Badalona Barcelona, Spain

Contact: cmcib(ELIMINAR)@igtp.cat