Research Programmes / Core Facilities

Mouse Mutant Core Facility
Marta Vilaseca
Annie Rodolosse
Nicholas Simon Berrow
Camille Stephan-otto Attolini
Nuno Vasconcelos

Research Programmes

  • More about Cell and Developmental Biology
  • More about Structural and Computational Biology
  • More about Molecular Medicine
  • More about Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
  • More about Oncology

Core Facilities & Services

Scientists at IRB Barcelona are supported by an extensive range of common core facilities that provide state-of-the-art technologies and scientific services. These facilities are a key asset for our research, allowing the Institute to obtain outstanding results. They are designed to incorporate the most novel technologies available and provide them to our researchers in the shortest time possible.

Selected IRB Barcelona publications

Urosevic J, Garcia-Albéniz X, Planet E, Real S, Céspedes MV, Guiu M, Fernandez E, Bellmunt A, Gawrzak S, Pavlovic M, Mangues R, Dolado I, Barriga FM, Nadal C, Kemeny N, Batlle E, Nebreda AR and Gomis RR.
Nat Cell Biol, 7 (16), 685-94 (2014)
<p>Centrobin controls</p>
Januschke J, Reina J, Llamazares S, Bertran T, Rossi F, Roig J and Gonzalez C.
Nat Cell Biol, 3 (15), 241-8 (2013)
<p>cell 2014</p>
Boer DR, Freire-Rios A, van den Berg WA, Saaki T, Manfield IW, Kepinski S, López-Vidrieo I, Franco-Zorrilla JM, de Vries SC, Solano R, Weijers D and Coll M.
Cell, 3 (156), 577-89 (2014)
Bava FA, Eliscovich C, Ferreira PG, Miñana B, Ben-Dov C, Guigó R, Valcárcel J and Méndez R.
Nature, 7439 (495), 121-5 (2013)
<p>Cancer Cell</p>
Calon A, Espinet E, Palomo-Ponce S, Tauriello DV, Iglesias M, Céspedes MV, Sevillano M, Nadal C, Jung P, Zhang XH, Byrom D, Riera A, Rossell D, Mangues R, Massagué J, Sancho E and Batlle E.
Cancer Cell, 5 (22), 571-84 (2012)
<p>Nat Med 2011</p>
Ortiz-Zapater E, Pineda D, Martínez-Bosch N, Fernández-Miranda G, Iglesias M, Alameda F, Moreno M, Eliscovich C, Eyras E, Real FX, Méndez R and Navarro P.
Nat Med, 1 (18), 83-90 (2011)
<p>Nature 2012</p>
Jung P, Sato T, Merlos-Suárez A, Barriga FM, Iglesias M, Rossell D, Auer H, Gallardo M, Blasco MA, Sancho E, Clevers H and Batlle E.
Nat Med, 10 (17), 1225-7 (2011)
<p>Science 2010</p>
Janic A, Mendizabal L, Llamazares S, Rossell D and Gonzalez C.
Science, 6012 (330), 1824-7 (2010)

Interdisciplinary initiatives

IRB Barcelona's partnerships, with organisations in areas of mutual interest and expertise, aim to take advantage of the wealth of knowledge, resources and technologies so critical to advancing the field of biomedicine

News

18 Aug 2014

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

24 Jul 2014

Most scientific literature devoted to the protein p53 refers to cancer biology, and the functions of this molecule as a tumour suppressor have been described in detail.

9 Jul 2014

At present, Alzheimer’s disease (AD) cannot be prevented, it is typically diagnosed only at an advances stage, and there is currently no drug on the market that can slow its progression.

30 Jun 2014

The division of a cell in two requires the assembly of the mitotic spindle, an extremely complex structure, which is the result of the coordinated action of a multitude of proteins and a finely tun

Upcoming events

19 Sep

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

25 Sep

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

17 Nov

Miquel Coll and Manuel Palacín, IRB Barcelona (Barcelona, Spain) and John E. Walker, Wellcome Trust (Cambridge, UK)
Barcelona, Spain. 17-19 November, 2014