Francesc Villaroya Gombau.

‘Involvement of the Fgf21 System in Obesity-Related Heart Disease’

Grants for research teams

Biology and Biomedicine



The main objective of this project is to determine whether FGF21 plays a key role in the metabolism / heart function as a direct factor for heart protection in the cardiomyopathy associated with obesity, not attributable to coronary dysfunction or hypertension.