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Grupo de Investigación Traslacional en
Enfermedades Renales y Cardiovasculares

About Us

We are a multidisciplinary team of researchers, professors and clinicians from the University of Salamanca (USAL) and the Institute for Biomedical Research of Salamanca (IBSAL).

Quiénes somos.

Somos un equipo multidisciplinar formado por investigadores, profesores y clínicos de la Universidad de Salamanca (USAL) y del Instituto de Investigación Biomédica de Salamanca (IBSAL).

Our Group

TRECARD is a Consolidated Research Unit (UIC) under the Regional Government of Castilla y León

We are one of the Recognized Research Groups (GIR) of the University of Salamanca

We belong to the Renal Research Network of the Carlos III Health Institute (ISCIII), RedinRen

TRECARD is the founder and coordinator of the Disease and Theranostic Modelling (DisMOD) International Consortium

We are a member of the Spanish cooperative and multidisciplinary group Biomedical Research in Critical Care Medicine (BioCritic)


Mission +Vision +Values


To develop innovative diagnostic applications based on P4 medicine: i.e., precision medicine capable of predicting renal disease; preventative medicine able to calculate renal damage alerts by applying algorithms generated using artificial intelligence; personalized medicine that stratifies patients according to the risk of renal damage; and participatory medicine able to improve clinical outcomes, patient satisfaction, and minimise medical errors.


To contribute to the development of participatory medicine that can improve clinical outcomes and patient satisfaction, and reduce medical errors.


  • Solid experimental and pre-clinical research
  • Compliance with Standard Operating Procedures (SOP)
  • Translational research for clinical application
  • Technology development and transfer
  • Multidisciplinary and integrative approach to research
  • Synergy among consortia and networks
  • Policy for Lifelong learning and workforce renewal
  • Communication and dissemination of our research

Our Team


Francisco J. López Hernández


Carlos Martínez Salgado

Profesor titular de Fisiología

Ana I. Morales Martín

Profesora titular de Toxicología


Alfredo G. Casanova Paso

Profesor de Toxicología

Isabel Fuentes Calvo

Profesora de Fisiología

Laura Ramudo González

Profesora de Fisiología

Laura Vicente Vicente

Profesora de Toxicología

Marta Prieto Vicente

Profesora de Toxicología

Moisés Pescador Garriel

Profesor de Toxicología

Nélida Eleno Balboa

Profesora de Fisiología

Noelia Díaz Morales

Investigadora Postdoctoral

Rebeca S. Sidhu Muñoz

Investigadora Postdoctoral

Sandra M. Sancho Martínez

Profesora de Farmacología

Clinical Research Associates

Guadalupe Tabernero Fernández

Especialista en Nefrología

José Luis Lerma Márquez

Especialista en Nefrología

María Pilar Fraile Gómez

Especialista en Nefrología

Research Trainees

Eva María Baranda Alonso

Javier Tascón Romero

Joana del Valle Mercado Hernández

José Antonio Menacho

María Paniagua Sancho

Mercedes Garzón Martínez

Omar A. Hildalgo Thomas

Patricia García Quintero

Patricia Ruiz Bueno

Rebeca Cuadra San Miguel

Rui Martins

Laboratory Technicians

Ana Isabel Barrios Fernández

Annette G. Duwel