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Research at IRB Barcelona

Predoctoral and postdoctoral programmes

Predoctoral and postdoctoral programmes

Technology transfer

The IRB Barcelona Innovation Department focuses on the protection, development and commercialization of the discoveries and inventions of our scientists

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Public engagement activities

We engage school kids at all levels of their education in our outreach activities to help foster their interest in and passion for science, and help them on the road to choosing a career in...

IRB Barcelona organises regular science training workshops for high school teachers,, bringing them together with our scientists to investigate some of the current questions in molecular medicine...

We offer a summer internship programme for undergraduate students giving them an opportunity to participate hands-on in on-going research projects conducted by our young researchers at IRB...

IRB Barcelona strongly believes that scientific institutes have an obligation to inform the public of our work and to encourage an open dialogue about an area of science that is likely to have a...


15 Sep 2014

On Monday 15 September, IRB Barcelona will be opening the registration for its third “Crazy About

9 Sep 2014

From 24 to 26 September, IRB Barcelona’s Innovation Office will move to Santiago de Compostela to participate in the Biospain Fair, the main biotech meeting in Southern Europe and 5th in the world

29 Aug 2014

This Sunday, the European Peptide Society (EPS) is to distinguish the IRB Barcelona chemist Ernest Giralt through the presentation of the Josef Rudinger Memorial Lecture Award, the main pr

18 Aug 2014

The researchers have succeeded by using their own technique, recently developed at IBEC, based on electrostatic force microscopy (EFM).

Upcoming events

19 Sep

Speaker: Prof. René H. Medema,
Netherlands Cancer Institute, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

25 Sep

Speaker: Dr. Laura Spagnolo,
University of Edinburgh, School of Biological Sciences, Institute of Structural Molecular Biology, UK

25 Sep

Speaker: Dr. Israel Sanchez,
MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge Biomedical Campus, UK

25 Sep

Speaker: Riccardo Fodde,
PhD, Dept. of Pathology, Erasmus MC Cancer Institute, Rotterdam, The Netherlands