The 11th edition of the IBSA Foundation fellowship program had a record number of projects received. A total of 248 applicants from over 50 countries.

Cintia Folgueira was awarded in Endocrinology with 32,000 € for her project Exploring new insights into brown adipose tissue mitochondria for protection against endocrine disorders. She will investigate valuable insights into prospective therapeutic targets for addressing obesity and related metabolic disorders, particularly by underscoring that the absence of mitochondrial proteins correlates with improvements in obesity, adiposity, and glucose tolerance.

The winner for the area “Endocrinology”, Cintia Folgueira Cobos.