Dra. Mª Mercè Roqué Moreno

· Specialist in Cardiology at the Hospital Clinic of Barcelona and barnaclínic+.

  • Cardiología

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· Bachelor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Barcelona.

· Doctor of Medicine and Surgery from the University of Barcelona.

· Research Fellowship in Cardiology Research at the Laboratory of Cardiovascular Biology Research at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York.

· Areas of interest:

- Cardiovascular diseases and, especially, coronary heart disease: myocardial infarction, chronic angina. In the acute phase, treatment, prevention of complications and control of disease progression.

- Prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease in women and young people.

- Valvular heart disease.

- Heart failure.

· Coordinator of the research group CSR-CARDIO-IDIBAPS of the RIC Cardiovascular Research Network.

· Member of the Cardiovascular Research Group "Atherosclerosis, coronary disease and heart failure" of the Biomedical Research Institute August Pi i Sunyer - Hospital Clínic.

· Member of the Cardiovascular Area of the European Medicines Agency Scientific Advisory Committee.

· Research:

- Research on the characteristics, causes and prognosis of cardiovascular disease in women and young people.

- Research on coronary restenosis. Evaluation of new treatments for the prevention of recurrence of stenosis after coronary angioplasty or stenting.

- Investigation on the molecular mechanisms involved in atherosclerosis in animal models genetically modified.

- Research in myocardial regeneration after a heart attack.

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