Julià Blanco

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Julià Blanco aka Julian Blanco, PhD, leads the Cellular Virology and Immunology Group at the AIDS Research Institute IrsiCaixa, Barcelona, Spain.[1] Since 2010, Dr Blanco has explored immunological alterations in individuals suffering from CFS/ME.[2]

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  • 1994, PhD in Biochemistry, University of Barcelona, Spain

EUROMENE[edit | edit source]

Dr. Blanco is a substitute member of the Socio-economics Working Group of ME/CFS across Europe on behalf of EUROMENE, a European Union COST Action CA15111 not-for-profit research organization committed to tackling the cause and treatment for Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome.[3]

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The IrsiCaixa Research Institute studied AIDS, HIV, and myalgic encephalomyelitis/chronic fatigue syndrome (ME/CFS).[7]

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  1. http://www.irsicaixa.es/en/juli%C3%A0-blanco
  2. http://www.euromene.eu/workinggroups/BiosketchJBLANCO.pdf
  3. http://www.cost.eu/COST_Actions/ca/CA15111?management
  4. Curriu, Marta; Carrillo, Jorge; Massanella, Marta; Rigau, Josepa; Alegre, José; Puig, Jordi; Garcia-Quintana, Ana M; Castro-Marrero, Jesús; Negredo, Eugènia; Clotet, Bonaventura; Cabrera, Cecilia; Blanco, Julià (2013), "Screening NK-, B- and T-cell phenotype and function in patients suffering from Chronic Fatigue Syndrome", Journal of Translational Medicine, 11 (68), doi:10.1186/1479-5876-11-68
  5. Scheibenbogen, Carmen; Freitag, Helma; Blanco, Julià; Capelli, Enrica; Lacerda, Eliana; Authier, Jerome; Meeus, Mira; Castro Marrero, Jesus; Nora-Krukle, Zaiga; Oltra, Elisa; Strand, Elin Bolle; Shikova, Evelina; Sekulic, Slobodan; Murovska, Modra (July 26, 2017). "The European ME/CFS Biomarker Landscape project: an initiative of the European network EUROMENE". Journal of Translational Medicine. 15 (1). doi:10.1186/s12967-017-1263-z. ISSN 1479-5876. PMC 5530475. PMID 28747192.
  6. Sotzny, Franziska; Blanco, Julià; Capelli, Enrica; Castro-Marrero, Jesús; Steiner, Sophie; Murovska, Modra; Scheibenbogen, Carmen (2018), "Myalgic Encephalomyelitis/Chronic Fatigue Syndrome – Evidence for an autoimmune disease", Autoimmunity Reviews, doi:10.1016/j.autrev.2018.01.009
  7. http://www.investinme.org/IIMEC9.shtml#presenters