Ensayos clínicos en intervenciones no farmacológicas

With the original title of Ensayos clínicos en intervenciones no farmacológicas (Non-pharmacological clinical trials) this round table was held in Bellaterra (May 24, 2000). It was chaired by Xavier Bonfil (Unit of Clinical Epidemiology and Public Health, Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau, Barcelona)and it was finally published as monograph number 30 (Monografías…


New intracellular regulating and signaling mechanisms

The Esteve Foundation, together with the Catalan Society of Pharmacology, inaugurated the latter’s Academic Year 1999-2000 with the lecture New intracellular regulating and signaling mechanisms, imparted by Prof. Federico Mayor, Jr., from the Department of Molecular Biology and the Severo Ochoa Center of Molecular Biology (CSIC-UAM) of Madrid. The lecture was held at the Academy…


Modelos experimentales de patologia infecciosa

The round table “Modelos experimentales de patología infecciosa” (Experimental models in infectious diseases) was held in Barcelona (May 12, 1999). Dr. José María Miró and Dr. José María Gatell (Infectious Diseases Service, Hospital Clínico Universitario Barcelona) chaired this meeting. All presentations and discussions were published in the monograph number 26 (“Monografías Dr. Antonio Esteve”, only…


Educación sanitaria: información al paciente sobre los medicamentos

The round table Educación sanitaria: información al paciente sobre medicamentos (Health education: patient information on drugs) was held in Barcelona (November 17, 1999). Carlos Codina, from the Pharmacy Service at the Hospital Clínico y Provincial de Barcelona, chaired the round table in which several health professionals presented their experience around patient-communication and drug-information. All presentations…


Experimental models in pharmacosexology

The Esteve Foundation and the Catalan Society of Pharmacology held the lecture Experimental models in pharmacosexology, imparted by Prof. Manuel Mas, from the Department of Physiology of the Faculty of Medicine of the University of La Laguna of Tenerife, at the Academy of Medical Sciences of Catalonia and the Balearic Islands on November 4, 1998.


Variability in human drug response

The eighth international symposium organized by the Esteve Foundation, Variability in human drug response, was held on October 7-10, 1998 in Sitges. Aspects related to the variability in drug response were discussed. As shown in this symposium, the fact that each patient is different when given one same treatment entails both an obstacle and a…


Transducción de señales como diana farmacológica

Several Spanish researchers from very close fields like biochemistry, pharmacology and physiology were invited to participate in this round table (Signal transduction as pharmacological target). Chaired by Drs. J.M. Baeyens (Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Universidad de Granada) and A. Zorzano (Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Universidad de Barcelona) this workshop was held in…