Clinical Trials

clinical trials

What are clinical trials? Clinical trials are used to evaluate the safety and efficacy of new drugs. Trials are divided in four phases: Phase I: During this phase, a drug is tested for the first time in healthy volunteers having previously been assessed for safety and efficacy in laboratory animals. All participants at this stage … Read more

Our Research

INTRODUCTION The unique composition of the Sant Pau Memory Unit, gathering a team of neurologists, neuropsychologists, research nurses, biologists, engineers and laboratory technicians, has fostered the development of translational research lines that combine clinical observations, direct contact with patients and their relatives, and basic laboratory research. In the last 4 years, the group has contributed … Read more