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20/01/2023 - Research

The Legionellosis Study Group consolidates its position as a reference research group in Catalonia

The Public Health Agency of Catalonia (ASPCAT) has increased the budget granted to the Legionellosis Study Group (GELeg) of the Clinical and Environmental Infectious Diseases Research Group (CEID) of the Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute (IGTP), ratifying its confidence in the resolution of Legionella outbreaks. The increase is almost double the budget items of previous years and will expand the scope of the work carried out in the laboratory.


The IGTP in numbers

  • 795

    Contracted and seconded research staff

  • 289

    Active projects

  • 1022


  • 36

    Active patent families

  • 657

    Active clinical trials

  • 18

    Transferred patents

  • 7


The IGTP is an accredited centre of Excellence of the Instituto de Salud Carlos III (Spanish Government)

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