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Immunology Bank

Pediatric Primary Immunodeficiencies collection

The collection is composed of samples from pediatric patients with immune system diseases named primary immunodeficiencies.

Generic informed consent

It is requested consent to use samples for the study of immune system diseases in order to improve understanding, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of these diseases.

Type of samples

  • DNA.
  • Serum.
  • Plasma.
  • Peripheral blood cells.

Collaborating organizations

  • ACADIP (Associació Catalana de Dèficits Immunitaris Primaris).
  • BCN-PID Foundation.

European Reference Networks for Rare Diseases:

  • ERN RITA (European Reference Network on Immunodeficiency, Autoinflammatory and Autoimmune Diseases).

Researchers

Pere Soler Palacín

Pere Soler Palacín

Head of group
Infection in Immunocompromised Pediatric Patients
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Mónica Martínez Gallo

Mónica Martínez Gallo

Senior researcher
Translational Immunology
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Adult Primary Immunodeficiencies collection

The collection is composed of samples from adult patients with immune system diseases named primary immunodeficiencies.

Generic informed consent

It is requested consent to use samples for the study of immune system diseases in order to improve understanding, diagnosis, prognosis and treatment of these diseases.

Type of samples

  • DNA.
  • Serum
  • Plasma.

Researchers

Mónica Martínez Gallo

Mónica Martínez Gallo

Senior researcher
Translational Immunology
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Javier de Gracia Roldán

Javier de Gracia Roldán

Pneumology
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Covid-19 sample collection

The Covid-19 collection of the Immunology Bank is composed of biological samples for biomedical research on Covid-19 patients. These patients were treated at the Vall d'Hebron University Hospital during the first wave of the pandemic.

Type of samples

  • Serum.
  • Genomic DNA

Researchers

Manuel Hernández González

Manuel Hernández González

Translational Immunology
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