UBA, Hospital de Clinicas "José de San Martín", University of Buenos Aires, IV Chair of Internal Medicine Hospital Clinic – Argentina

The group of Hospital de Clinicas has been involved in a Research Program on Wine and Health. The main aims of this program were: The assessment of the risk-benefit of wine consumption on human health; The risk / benefit of dietary supplements deriving from the grape, such as macerated of pomace and seeds;Consumer education on healthy food habits; Prevention of Cardiovascular diseases and Metabolic Syndrome.
At present, the group is performing researches by in vitro and in vivo tests in collaboration with the professional teams of the Antioxidants Laboratory of the National Institute for Agricultural Technology (INTA) and the National Wine Institute (INV).
 
Key contributions to PlantLIBRA

  • Expertise in clinical trials to assess the health effects of plant derivatives
  • Special expertise in trials and public information on prevention of cardiovascular diseases

Address
Pasaje Cap Claudio Rosales 442
Buenos Aires, Capital Federal C1408FZB
Tel. +5411 46445046
 
Person of reference
Raúl Francisco Pastor
 
Website
www.uba.ar