team of excellence
- Transmural Biotech Team
M.Sc and Electrical Engineer from the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC), and M.Sc. (2011) in Biomedicine by the University of Barcelona (UB). Alvaro has more than 9 years of experience in developing medical technologies based on the application of image processing and artificial intelligence methods. He participated in the development of quantusFLM, the design of its specifications, the strategy definition of the technological protection and the regulatory affairs needed to transfer the technology into the market. Today, he is in charge of the technical department of the company, managing Transmural's scientist and engineers and all subcontractors.
Telecommunications Engineer and MSc in Telemedicine and Bioengineering (UPM). Mara has more than 3 years of experience developing Medical technologies. At the moment, she acts as service manager for quantus FLM.
B.Eng. in Computer Science and Ph.D. in Artificial Intelligence from Universidad Complutense de Madrid. With more than 10 years of experience working in several countries on the research of novel AI methods with applications to virtual reality, 3D animation, agriculture, biology and medicine, to name just a few. Author of several scientific publications and industrial patents.
B. Eng. in Telecommunications from Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya (UPC) and MSc in Biomedical Engineering from Universitat de Barcelona (UB). Expert in medical technologies based on image processing techniques and artificial intelligence. David has more than 3 years of experience working at Transmural Biotech where he has been trained as developer and technical manager.
B.Sc. in Biology specialized in Health Biology (UAB) has developed business in the medical technology sector since 2014. With sales formation by Transmural Biotech, is responsible for quantusFLM implementation in the LATAM Market.
Eduard Gratacós is the Head of Maternal-fetal Medicine Department at BCNatal (Hospital Clinic -Hospital Sant Joan de Déu) and Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology. Previously, he was Head of the Fetal Medicine Units of the University Hospital in Leuven, Belgium (1999-2000) and the Hospital Vall d'Hebron in Barcelona (2001-2004). Member of Eurofoetus, the pioneering group in fetal surgery in Europe, he has participated in the design of several fetal treatments currently used, and has an experience of over 15 years and 1200 interventions in fetal surgery.
Montse Palacio is a consultant at the Maternal-Fetal Medicine Department of BCNatal (Hospital Clínic de Barcelona – Hospital Sant Joan de Déu) where she works since 2001. She holds a PhD degree in Medicine, and works as Associate Professor at the University of Barcelona. She was awarded a Fellowship for a subspecialization in Maternal-Fetal Medicine at the University College of London by “La Caixa”. Head of the Obstetric and High-Risk Obstetrics Wards and co-responsible of the Fetal Monitoring Unit, she created in 2006 the Prematurity Unit for the management of patients at risk. She has published a great number of papers in international and national journals and participates regularly as invited speaker at workshops and congresses.
Dr. Teresa Cobo, MD PhD, is a member of the Prematurity Unit of the BCNatal Maternal-fetal Service (Hospital Clínic de Barcelona – Hospital Sant Joan de Déu) and a researcher of the Fetal and Perinatal Medicine Research Group (IDIBAPS - Universitat de Barcelona). Her research focuses on prediction and management of preterm birth, and more specifically on the prediction of intraamniotic infection/inflammation. She holds a PhD (2009) and has published several scientific papers in international journals with impact factor.