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La rivalitat científica a Espanya

L'IRB Barcelona als mitjans
18 oct. 17

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Nature Index publica avui un informe on presenta estadístiques que indiquen l’atractiu científic de Barcelona i la rivalitat científica amb Madrid. Al subtítol, senyala que “Barcelona atrau a científics, mentre que Madrid està lligat a la burocràcia”.

Entre els diferents rànquings, enumera les deu millors institucions científiques de la ciutat i classifica l’Institut d’Investigació Biomèdica (IRB Barcelona), en vuitè lloc. L’IRB Barcelona és un dels quatre centres del Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) que apareixen al “top ten”.

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About IRB Barcelona

Created in 2005 by the Generalitat de Catalunya (Government of Catalonia) and University of Barcelona, IRB Barcelona is a Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence, a seal that was awarded in 2011. The institute is devoted to conducting research of excellence in biomedicine and to transferring results to clinical practice, thus improving people’s quality of life, while simultaneously promoting the training of outstanding researchers, technology transfer, and public communication of science. Its 28 laboratories and eight core facilities address basic questions in biology and are orientated to diseases such as cancer, metastasis, Alzheimer’s, diabetes, and rare conditions. IRB Barcelona is an international centre that hosts 400 employees and more than 30 nationalities. It is located in the Barcelona Science Park. IRB Barcelona is a CERCA center, and a member of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST).