“Scientists often have a naive faith that if only they could discover enough facts about a problem, these facts would somehow arrange themselves in a compelling and true solution.”     Theodosius Dobzhansky (1900-1975), geneticist and evolutionary biologist

From Chemical Origins of Life to Metabolomics

The Urey-Miller experiment simulated hypothetical conditions thought at the time to be present on the early Earth.

News & events

  • Looking for outstanding PhD candidates/proposals

    We are accepting applications for PhD students in the area of bioinformatics. The candidate’s research will focus on integrating omics data (metabolomics, proteomics, metagenomics). Interested candidates can send a CV and cover letter to oscar.yanes@urv.cat

  • EMBO Practical Course on Metabolomics Bioinformatics for Life Scientists 2016

    Date: Sunday, February 14, 2016 – Friday, February 19, 2016 This course will provide an overview of key issues that affect metabolomics studies, handling dataset and procedures for the analysis of metabolomics data using bioinformatics tools. It will be delivered using a mixture of lectures, computer-based practical...


Get in touch

Oscar Yanes, Ph.D.
Coordinator, Metabolomics Platform
Institut d'Investigació Sanitària Pere Virgili (IISPV)
Hospital Universitari Sant Joan de Reus
Avda. Josep Laporte, 2
Planta 0 - E2 color taronja
43204 Reus (Tarragona)
Email: oscar.yanes@urv.cat 

Twitter: @yaneslab

Phone: +34 977 759397