Member since Feb '12

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English to Spanish
Spanish to English
English to Catalan

LIVERBULA - David Balayla
Biomed/Pharma specialist, PhD

Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
Local time: 08:48 CET (GMT+1)

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

Academic qualifications:

PhD Biology (U. of Liverpool, UK)

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

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

Professional career:

5 years in the local administration in tasks related to environmental policy enforcement in Catalonia.

3 years as researcher at the University of Barcelona (Catalonia).

2 years as senior researcher at a government research institute in Denmark.

16 years as freelance translator specialised in intellectual property and science, for clients both in Spain and abroad.


In 2006 an associate and I established Liverbula in Barcelona, a firm specialised in offering high-end translation and communication services to primarily corporate clients.

Liverbula has specialised in the translation of highly technical texts, particularly in the fields of biomedicine, biotechnology, cell and molecular biology and pharmacology/pharmaceutics.

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Biology (-tech,-chem,micro-)8
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