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  • Àfrica, Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya i cooperació al desenvolupament: 15 anys d'història, 15 anys d'aprenentatge 

    López Codina, Daniel; Ortega Roig, Xavier; Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Vendrell, Eva (Centre per a la Sostenibilitat, 2007-07-12)
    Conference report / Conference lecture
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    En aquest document es pretén revisar una part del treball realitzat pel CCD. En concret, s’analitzen les accions desenvolupades a l’Àfrica que, si bé comencen a integrar un bagatge considerable, encara tenen un pes menor ...
  • Aigua i sanejament bàsic a les comunitats empobrides 

    Giné Garriga, Ricard; López Codina, Daniel (2013-11-19)
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    Mostra tres perspectives diferents sobre la problemàtica de l'aigua i sanejament a comunitats empobrides. Des de la recerca, a càrrec de Ricard Giné: Visió general de context, on es descriu la problemàtica de l'accés ...
  • Alimentació 

    Duch, Gustavo; Shiva, Vandana; Coderch, Isabel; Gros, Alba; Garriga Verdaguer, Neus; Evans, Richard; Cubiña Reyes, Ignasi; Font, Tica; Eres, Natàlia; Manning, Elisabeth; Yller, Roser; Cabrera, Pablo; López Codina, Daniel; Vendrell, Eva; Serra, Margarita; Garcia, Lluís; Max-Neef, Manfred (RCE, 2009-05)
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    [p.4] Crisi? quina crisi?
  • Analysis and IbM simulation of the stages in bacterial lag phase: basis for an updated definition 

    Prats Soler, Clara; Giró Roca, Antoni; Ferrer Savall, Jordi; López Codina, Daniel; Vives-Rego, J (2008-05)
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    The lag phase is the initial phase of a culture that precedes exponential growth and occurs when the conditions of the culture medium differ from the pre-inoculation conditions. It is usually defined by means of cell density ...
  • Analysis of the population structure of Plasmodium falciparum-infected erythrocytes 

    Ferrer Savall, Jordi; Prats Soler, Clara; López Codina, Daniel; Gargallo-Viola, Domingo; Valls Ribas, Joaquim (ELSEVIER (AMSTERDAM)., 2010)
    Conference lecture
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  • An automatic system for computing malaria parasite density in thin blood films 

    Dantas Oliveira, Allisson; Carvalho, Bruno; Prats Soler, Clara; Espasa, Mateu; Gómez Prat, Jordi; López Codina, Daniel; Albuquerque, Jones O. (Springer, 2018-01)
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    Malaria is a major worldwide health problem, specially in countries with tropical climates and remote areas. In this paper, we present an automatic system for estimating malaria parasite density in thin blood smears. ...
  • A two years simulation using a real data cellular automaton: A predictive case study with the schistosomiasis expansion process along the coastline of Brazil 

    Albuquerque, Jones O.; Bocanegra, Silvana; Ferrer-Savall, Jordi; López Codina, Daniel; de Souza, Marco Antônio; Souza Santos, Reinaldo; Barbosa, Constança (2013)
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    This work presents a Cellular Automata model to characterize the social and environmental factors which contribute for the analysis of the expansion process of Schistosoma mansoni infection in Pernambuco - Brazil. The model ...
  • BAETULO XXI, o de com arribar a Mart des de la secundària 

    Serrano Porta, Lydia; Ramírez Alcántara, Jorge; Portell Canal, Xavier; Pijuan, Caterina; Monfort Peligero, Lluís; Ayza, Assumpta; Berenguer Sau, Jordi; Carnerero López, Sheila; Crespo Artiaga, Daniel; López Codina, Daniel; López Rubio, Juan; Lorén Aguilar, Pablo; Melo Vera, Maria Jesús (2008)
    Conference report
    Open Access
  • CD5L promotes M2 macrophage polarization through autophagy-mediated upregulation of ID3 

    Sanjurjo, Lucía; Aran, Gemma; Téllez, Érica; Amézaga, Núria; Armengol, Carolina; Prats Soler, Clara; López Codina, Daniel; Sarrias, Maria Rosa (2018-03-12)
    Article
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    CD5L (CD5 molecule-like) is a secreted glycoprotein that controls key mechanisms in inflammatory responses, with involvement in processes such as infection, atherosclerosis, and cancer. In macrophages, CD5L promotes an ...
  • Ciència, tecnologia i desenvolupament humà 

    López Codina, Daniel (2010-03-02)
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    La resolució dels problemes més importants de la humanitat (fam, malalties oblidades, accés a l'aigua potable, a sanejament, a energia, a unes mínimes condicions d'habitabilitat) requereix treball des de diferents perspectives, ...
  • Ciencia y tecnología para el desarrollo: una inversión necesaria 

    López Codina, Daniel; Ortega Roig, Xavier; Pérez Foguet, Agustí; Vendrell, Eva (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB). Servei de Publicacions, 2008)
    Conference report
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  • El coneixement per a l'apropament i desenvolupament de les cultures 

    López Codina, Daniel (2010-11-16)
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    Des del Centre de Cooperació per al Desenvolupament es treballa per dur a el professorat, els grups de recerca, el personal de la UPC i tot l'estudiantat implicat en temes de cooperació a tots els llocs on sigui necessari ...
  • Effect of the haematocrit layer geometry on Plasmodium falciparum static thin-layer in vitro cultures 

    Ferrer Savall, Jordi; Rosal, M.; Vidal, J.; Prats Soler, Clara; Valls Ribas, Joaquim; Herreros, E.; López Codina, Daniel; Gargallo-Viola, Domingo (2008-10)
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    Several experimental trials exploring different settings have been carried out, covering haematocrit layer depths that ranged from 6 mm to 3 mm and separation between the walls of the culturing device that ranged from 7.5 ...
  • Estudiantat de secundària investiga a la UPC si és possible una colònia humana al planeta Mart 

    López Codina, Daniel (2009-02-16)
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    Als estudiants de diferents instituts de Badalona se’ls ha ofert l’oportunitat de participar en el projecte “És possible una colònia humana a Mart?” D’aquesta manera durant cinc setmanes els estudiants compartiran un ...
  • INDISIM, an individual based discrete simulation model to study bacterial cultures 

    Ginovart Gisbert, Marta; López Codina, Daniel; Valls Ribas, Joaquim (2002)
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    An individual-based model has been developed and designed to simulate the growth and behaviour of bacterial colonies. The simulator is called INDISIM, which stands for INDividual DIScrete SIMulations. INDISIM is discrete ...
  • INDISIM-YEAST, an individual-based model to study yeast 

    Ginovart Gisbert, Marta; Xifré, Joan; López Codina, Daniel; Silbert, Moises (Formatex, 2007-01)
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    INDISIM-YEAST, an individual-based simulator, models the evolution of a yeast population by setting up rules of behaviour for each individual cell according to their own biological rules and characteristics. It takes ...
  • Individual-based model and simulation of Plasmodium falciparum infected erythrocyte in vitro cultures 

    Ferrer Savall, Jordi; Vidal, J.; Prats Soler, Clara; Valls Ribas, Joaquim; Herreros, E.; López Codina, Daniel; Giró Roca, Antoni; Gargallo-Viola, Domingo (2007-10)
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    Malaria is still one of the most fatal diseases in the world. Development of an effective treatment or vaccine requires the cultivation of the parasite that causes it: Plasmodium falciparum. Several methods for in vitro ...
  • Individual-based modeling of tuberculosis in a user-friendly interface: Understanding the epidemiological role of population heterogeneity in a city 

    Prats Soler, Clara; Montañola Sales, Cristina; Gilabert Navarro, Joan-Francesc; Valls Ribas, Joaquim; Casanovas Garcia, Josep; Vilaplana, Cristina; Cardona Iglesias, Pere Joan; López Codina, Daniel (2016-01-01)
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    © 2016 Prats, Montañola-Sales, Gilabert-Navarro, Valls, Casanovas-Garcia, Vilaplana, Cardona and López. For millennia tuberculosis (TB) has shown a successful strategy to survive, making it one of the world's deadliest ...
  • Individual-based modelling: an essential tool for microbiology 

    Ferrer Savall, Jordi; Prats Soler, Clara; López Codina, Daniel (2008-04)
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    Micro-organisms play a central role in every ecosystem and in the global biomass cycle. They are strongly involved in many fields of human interest, from medicine to the food industry and waste control. Nevertheless, most ...
  • Individual-based modelling of bacterial cultures to study the microscopic causes of the lag phase 

    Prats Soler, Clara; López Codina, Daniel; Giró Roca, Antoni; Ferrer Savall, Jordi; Valls Ribas, Joaquim (2006-08)
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    The lag phase has been widely studied for years in an effort to contribute to the improvement of food safety. Many analytical models have been built and tested by several authors. The use of Individual-based Modelling (IbM) ...