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Prof. Alejandro Cifuentes, scientific director

Dr. Tiziana Fornari, director of CIAL

Ms. Josefina Rascón, administrative gestion

Mr. Carlos Cuéllar, laboratory assistant

Laura Llorens, Youth Guarantee


A new metabolomic workflow for early detection of alzheimer's disease. Ibáñez C, Simó C, Barupal DK, Fiehn O, Kivipelto M, Cedazo-Mínguez A, Cifuentes A. J Chromatogr A. 2013, 1302, 65-71.


Novel MS-based approaches and applications in food metabolomics. Ibáñez C, García-Cañas, V, Valdés A, Simó C. TrAC 2013, 52, 100-111.


Towards a Predictive Model of Alzheimer’s Disease Progression Using Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry Metabolomics. Ibáñez C, Simó S, Martín-Álvarez PJ, Kivipelto M, Winblad B, Cedazo-Mínguez A, Cifuentes A. Anal Chem. 2012, 84, 8532-8540.


Global Foodomics strategy to investigate the health benefits of dietary constituents. Ibáñez C, Valdés A, García-Cañas V, Simó C, Celebier M, Rocamora-Reverte L, Gómez-Martínez A, Herrero M, Castro-Puyana M, Segura-Carretero A, Ibáñez E, Ferragut JA, Cifuentes A. J Chromatogr A. 2012, 1248, 139-153.


A Foodomics approach: CE-MS for comparative metabolomics of colon cancer cells treated with dietary polyphenols. Celebier M, Ibáñez C, Simó C, Cifuentes A. Methods Mol Biol. 2012, 869, 185-195.


Foodomics: MS-based strategies in modern food science and nutrition. Herrero M, Simó C, García-Cañas V, Ibáñez E, Cifuentes A. Mass Spectrom Rev. 2012, 31, 49-69.


Is metabolomics reachable? Different purification strategies of human colon cancer cells provide different CE-MS metabolite profiles. Simó C, Ibáñez C, Gómez-Martínez A, Ferragut JA, Cifuentes A. Electrophoresis. 2011, 32, 1765-1777.


MS-based analytical methodologies to characterize genetically modified crops. García-Cañas V, Simó C, León C, Ibáñez E, Cifuentes A. Mass Spectrom Rev. 2011, 30, 396-416.


Metabolomic approach with LC-QTOF to study the effect of a nutraceutical treatment on urine of diabetic rats. Godzien J, Ciborowski M, Angulo S, Ruperez FJ, Martínez MP, Señorans FJ, Cifuentes A, Ibañez E, Barbas C. J Proteome Res. 2011, 10, 837-844.


Advances in Nutrigenomics research: novel and future analytical approaches to investigate the biological activity of natural compounds and food functions. García-Cañas V, Simó C, León C, Cifuentes A. J Pharm Biomed Anal. 2010, 51, 290-304.


Metabolomics of transgenic maize combining Fourier transform-ion cyclotron resonance-mass spectrometry, capillary electrophoresis-mass spectrometry and pressurized liquid extraction. Leon C, Rodriguez-Meizoso I, Lucio M, Garcia-Cañas V, Ibañez E, Schmitt-Kopplin P, Cifuentes A. J Chromatogr A. 2009, 1216, 7314-7323.


Capillary electrophoresis time-of-flight mass spectrometry for comparative metabolomics of transgenic versus conventional maize. Levandi T, Leon C, Kaljurand M, Garcia-Cañas V, Cifuentes A. Anal Chem. 2008, 80, 6329-6335.


Comparative metabolomic study of transgenic versus conventional soybean using capillary electrophoresis-time-of-flight mass spectrometry. García-Villalba R, León C, Dinelli G, Segura-Carretero A, Fernández-Gutiérrez A, Garcia-Cañas V, Cifuentes A. J Chromatogr A. 2008, 1195, 164-173.

Ongoing projects

Motebolomic study of the effect of a nutritional supplement in prevention and treatment of cardiovascular disease in the project ALIBIRD: diseño y validación de ingredientes activos para el desarrollo de alimentos funcionales.