Nature is constantly evolving—its limits determined only by variations that threaten the viability of species.
Research Programmes / Core Facilities
Cell and Developmental Biology
Structural and Computational Biology
Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
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.
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
Selected IRB Barcelona publications
News & Events
Discovery of a fundamental limit to the evolution of the genetic code
Researchers discover that breast cancer tumour growth is dependent on lipid availability
Identification of a new protein essential for ovule and sperm formation
Researchers dig up new molecular details on "the other type" of stem cells
06MaySynthesis of biologically active compounds: From synthetic methodology to new drugs
20MayMetastasis: a matter of teamwork
25MayGlycogen storage disease associated with glycogenin-1 deficiency
27MayGlutamyl-prolyl tRNA synthetase and metabolism: A new function for an ancient enzyme
A study headed by the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) and in collaboration with hospitals around Spain and the Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV) has unveiled breast
Published today in Nature Communications, a study by scientists at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) headed by ICREA researcher Angel R.
In a study published this week in PLos Genetics, scientists Nareg J.