Carla Montironi


Graduada en Medicina, Universidad Nacional de Córdoba, Argentina

Especialista en Anatomía Patológica, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona

Master en Medicina Traslacional, Universidad de Barcelona

Càrrecs principals

Especialista en área operativa Core Biología Molecular, CDB, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona  

Especialista en Anatomía Patológica, CDB, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona 

Enlaces de interés

Orcid number 000-0002-1453-2193

Àrea assistencial

Área operativa Core Biología Molecular 

Área Digestivo en Anatomía Patológica, Hospital Clínic de Barcelona 

Àrea de recerca

Premio “Ajuts a la recerca Josep Font” (2017-2020)

Premio Clínic-MSD 2018

Contratos Río Hortega. Instituto de Salud Carlos III – Fondo Social Europeo (2020-2021)



Immunomodulatory effects of lenvatinib plus anti-PD1 in mice and rationale for patient enrichment in hepatocellular carcinoma Hepatology. 2021 Jun 22. doi: 10.1002/hep.32023. Online ahead of print. PMID: 34157147; DOI: 10.1002/hep.32023.

NASH limits anti-tumour surveillance in immunotherapy-treated HCC. Nature. 2021 Apr;592(7854):450-456. doi: 10.1038/s41586-021-03362-0. Epub 2021 Mar 24. PMID: 33762733

Molecular characterization of hepatocellular carcinoma in patients with non-alcoholic steatohepatitis.Journal of Hepatology. 13/05/2021. J Hepatol. 2021 May 13:S0168-8278(21)00326-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2021.04.049. Online ahead of print. PMID: 33992698

Liver CPT1A gene therapy reduces diet-induced hepatic steatosis in mice and highlights potential lipid biomarkers for human NAFLD. FASEB J. 2020 Sep;34(9):11816-11837. doi: 10.1096/fj.202000678R. Epub 2020 Jul 15. PMID: 32666604

Hepatic epithelioid hemangioendothelioma: An international multicenter study. Digestive and Liver Disease. 2020 Sep;52(9):1041-1046. PMID: 32535084 DOI: 10.1016/j.dld.2020.05.003

Molecular classification and therapeutic targets in extrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma. Journal of Hepatology. 2020 Aug;73(2):315-327. doi: 10.1016/j.jhep.2020.03.008. Epub 2020 Mar 12. PMID: 32173382 PMCID: PMC8418904

Impaired endothelial autophagy promotes liver fibrosis by aggravating the oxidative stress response during acute liver injury. Journal of Hepatology. 70 - 3, pp. 458 - 469. 01/03/2019. ISSN 0168-8278 DOI: 10.1016/j.jhep.2018.10.015; PMID: 30367898

An Immune Gene Expression Signature Associated With Development of Human Hepatocellular Carcinoma Identifies Mice That Respond to Chemopreventive Agents. Gastroenterology. 2019. ISSN 0016-5085; DOI: 10.1053/j.gastro.2019.07.028; PMID: 31344396

Ductular reaction and hepatocyte ballooning identify patients with fibrosing cholestatic hepatitits after liver transplantation. Gastroenterologia y Hepatologia. 2019. ISSN 02105705 DOI: 10.1016/j.gastrohep.2019.07.006

Molecular portrait of high alpha-fetoprotein in hepatocellular carcinoma: implications for biomarker-driven clinical trials. BRITISH JOURNAL OF CANCER. 121, 2019. ISSN 0007-0920; DOI: 10.1038/s41416-019-0513-7; PMID: 31285588

Targeted sequencing and molecular profiling of a papillary and cribriform clear cell intrahepatic cholangiocarcinoma reveals absence of selectable mutations. Gastroenterol Hepatol.S0210-5705 - 18, pp. 30250 - 4. 04/10/2018. ISSN 0210-5705; DOI: 10.1016/j.gastrohep.2018.08.006; PMID: 30293915

Viral eradication and fibrosis resolution in post liver transplant cholestatic hepatitis C. Liver Transplantation. 31/01/2018. ISSN 1527-6465; DOI: 10.1002/lt.25027; PMID: 29385311

Infiltrative xanthogranulomatous cholecystitis mimicking aggressive gallbladder carcinoma: A diagnostic and therapeutic dilemma. World Journal Gastroenterology. 23 - 48, pp. 8671 - 8678. 28/12/2017. ISSN 2219-2840; DOI: 10.3748/wjg.v23.i48.8671; PMID: 29358875

Nuclear IGF-1R predicts chemotherapy and targeted therapy resistance in metastatic colorectal cancer. British Journal of Cancer. 117 - 12, pp. 1777 - 1786. 05/12/2017. ISSN
0007-0920; DOI: 10.1038/bjc.2017.279; PMID: 29123263

Portal pressure and liver stiffness measurements in the prediction of fibrosis regression after SVR in recurrent hepatitis C. Hepatology. 2018 May;67(5):1683-1694. doi: 10.1002/hep.29557. Epub 2018 Mar 24. PMID: 28960366

Validation of whole-slide imaging in the primary diagnosis of liver biopsies in a University Hospital. Dig Liver Dis. 2017 Nov;49(11):1240-1246. doi: 10.1016/j.dld.2017.07.002. Epub 2017 Jul 19. PMID: 28780052

Lymph node pooling: a feasible and efficient method of lymph node molecular staging in colorectal carcinoma. JOURNAL OF TRANSLATIONAL MEDICINE. J Transl Med. 2017 Jan 14;15(1):14. doi: 10.1186/s12967-016-1114-3. PMID: 28088238

Endoscopic tattooing of early colon carcinoma enhances detection of lymph nodes most prone to harbor tumor burden. Surgical Endoscopy. Surg Endosc. 2017 Feb;31(2):723-733. doi: 10.1007/s00464-016-5026-3. Epub 2016 Jun 20; PMID: 27324339

New Drugs Effective in the Systemic Treatment of Hepatocellular Carcinoma. Clin Liver Dis (Hoboken). 2019 Sep 2;14(2):56-61. doi: 10.1002/cld.796. eCollection 2019 Aug. PMID: 31508221

Oropharyngeal Syphilis: Imaging and Pathologic Findings in Two Patients. Head and Neck Pathology. 11 - 3, pp. 399 - 403. Springer, 01/09/2017. ISSN 1936-0568; DOI: 10.1007/s12105-016-0758-x; PMID: 27699642

Organizing pneumonia with fatal outcome after adjuvant chemotherapy with FOLFOX. Archivos de Bronconeumología. 51 - 11, Arch Bronconeumol. 2015;51:610 - Vol. 51 Núm.11 DOI: 10.1016/j.arbres.2015.05.010, 01/11/2015. ISSN 1579-2129DOI: 10.1016/j.arbres.2015.05.010

Metástasis de Carcinoma Renal con Presentación Inusual. Revista de la Sociedad Catalana de Citopatología. 7/año 2015, pp. 11- 13. 01/09/2015.



Àrea docència

Módulo 3, Master en Medicina Traslacional, Universidad de Barcelona 2019-2020