Óscar Pozo, PhD

Óscar Pozo, PhD

Senior Researcher

Institut Hospital del Mar d'Investigacions Mèdiques

Oscar J. Pozo leads the research group on Applied Metabolomics at the Institut Hospital del Mar d’Investigacions Mèdiques. He obtained the PhD in Analytical Chemistry at the Universitat Jaume I (Castellón) and the PhD in in Medical Sciences at the Universiteit Gent (Ghent, Belgium). He has more than 150 international publications and has led more than 15 research projects.

His research is focused on the development of targeted metabolomics methodologies based on mass spectrometry and their application to several fields related with health and disease. He is especially interested in steroid metabolism and in the role of steroid conjugation in health and disease.


  • Metabolomics
  • Steroids
  • Conjugated metabolites
  • Mass spectrometry