Jesus M. Banales  
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Biodonostia Institute, CIBERehd, San Sebastian, Spain

Jesus M. Banales (PhD) is Head of the Liver Diseases Group at Biodonostia Institute (San Sebastian, Spain), Investigator Miguel Servet (ISCIII), Ikerbasque and CIBERehd, and Assistant Prof. of Medicine/Science at Mayo Clinic (USA), Univ. Navarra (Spain) and Univ. Area Andina (Colombia). Co-founder and current coordinator of the “European Network for the Study of Cholangiocarcinoma” (ENS-CCA), Member of the “International Primary Sclerosing Cholangitis Study Group (IPSCSG)”, and member of the Governing Board of the Spanish Association for the Study of the Liver (AEEH). His research is focused on hepato-biliary pathobiology at basic and translational level, with particular interest in genetics, epigenetics and molecular mechanisms of HCC, CCA, polycysitic liver disease, chronic liver disease and cholestasis.