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March 2018

LIVERBULA - David Balayla
Biomed/Pharma specialist, PhD

Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
Local time: 06:54 CEST (GMT+2)

Native in: English (Variant: British) Native in English, Spanish (Variant: Standard-Spain) Native in Spanish
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Technical translations - English to Spanish & Catalan (and viceversa)

Professional qualifications:

PhD Biology (U. of Liverpool, UK)

MRes in Ecology and Environmental Management (U. of York, UK)

Bsc(Hons) Zoology (U. of Edinburgh, UK)

Professional background:

5 years working in local councils involved in environmental policy enforcement in Spain (Catalonia).

3 years working as researcher in the University of Barcelona (Catalonia, Spain).

2 years as senior researcher in a governmental research centre in Denmark.

16 years as a freelance translator, working for various intellectual property agencies (patents) and publishers (medical and other) in Spain and abroad.


In 2006 an associate and I established Liverbula in Barcelona (Spain), a firm specialized in providing high-end translation and communication services to primarily corporate clients.

We are specialised in the translation of highly technical texts, particularly in the fields of biomedicine, biotechnology, cellular and molecular biology, biochemistry and pharmacology.

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English to Spanish71
Spanish to English6
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Medical: Pharmaceuticals23
Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)8
Law: Patents, Trademarks, Copyright8
Medical (general)6
Mathematics & Statistics4
Chemistry; Chem Sci/Eng4
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Keywords: patent translations, medical translations, patents, technical translations, scientific translations, biotechnological translations, pharmaceutical translations, translation and communication, content localization and management, content production, liverbula, genetics, biotechnology, pharma, biology

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