October 2018

Best Abstract Presentation Prize at UEG Week

André Simão, PhD student in the Cellular Function and Therapeutic Targeting group at iMed.ULisboa presented a study of muscle miRNAs in patients with non-Alcoholic Fatty Liver Disease (NAFLD) and was awarded with a “Best Abstract Presentation Prize” in the Abstract-based Session “Translational research in liver, billiary and pancreas”, at the United European Gastroenterology (UEG) Week Vienna in October 22, 2018.

This year UEG edition had more than 12.000 participants that shared and discussed the most recent findings about the diagnosis and treatment of gastrointestinal tract diseases.