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

1 Oct 2014

The peptide —a small protein— beta-amyloid is strongly associated with Alzheimer’s disease; however, researchers are still looking for unequivocal proof that this peptide is the causal agent of the

22 Sep 2014

Today the European Research Council (ERC) has announced the “Proof of Concept” awards for 50 European projects.

19 Sep 2014

The Spanish Society of Neurology estimates that 600,000 people are affected by Alzheimer’s disease in this country.

18 Aug 2014

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

Upcoming events

03 Oct

Speaker: Dr. Joaquin Dopazo,
Computational Genomics Department, Centro de Investigación Príncipe Felipe, Valencia, Spain

03 Oct

Speaker: Sarah Teichmann,
EMBL-EBI, The European Bioinformatics Institute, Cambridge, UK

08 Oct

Speaker: Dr. Oriol Marimon,
UniversitatAutònomade Barcelona (UAB), Cerdanyola del Vallès, Spain

10 Oct

Speaker: Dr. Dario Valenzano,
Evolutionary and Experimental Biology and Ageing, Max Planck Institute for Biology of Ageing, Cologne, Germany