Dr. Ferran Barbé » Directori BRN

Institutional affiliation

Clinical: Web: Hospital Universitari Arnau de Vilanova (Lleida) Research: Web: IRBLleida (Respiratory Medicine Group) Educational: Web: UdL (Universitat de Lleida)


Feina Institut de Recerca Biomèdica Av. Alcalde Rovira Roure, 80 Laboratory, ground floor. B0.3 IRB Lleida Lleida (Lleida) 25198
Phone: : 973705372

Dr. Ferran Barbé

Fields of interest

Obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS), breathing sleep disorders, new therapeutic indications, evaluation of diagnostic equipment, metabolic regulation, genetic background, genetic analysis as a predictive tool of CPAP treatment response, epidemiology.

Expertise / technical skills

  • Cardiovascular and metabolic disease in OSAS, effect in the incidence of cardiovascular disease, pathogenic mechanisms, biological markers, molecular and genetic bases of OSAS, technology for the diagnostic and treatment of OSAS.
  • Polysomnography and cardio respiratory polygraphy, non invasive mechanical ventilation, ambulatory monitoring blood pressure, actigraphy, ELISA, RT-PCR , immunochemistry, Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorting (FACS), DNA sequencing, microRNA profile characterization, gene expression profile analysis.

Type of research:

Type of research: Basic, Clinical, Epidemiology, Pre-clinical, Translational