Annual Report

The Annual Report provides an overview of the activities and developments that have taken place within the IRB Barcelona research community during the year. This new online version combines research summaries, facts and figures, and video highlights to provide a snapshot of life and research at IRB Barcelona.

2016 has been an energetic and productive year at IRB Barcelona, and we have continued to go from strength to strength across the board in our research and related areas of activity.

First and foremost, our science made bold headlines in 2016 for discoveries that are likely to have a real impact on human health as well as further our understanding of basic molecular processes. IRB Barcelona researchers made key discoveries in linking lipids to the progression of cancer and metastasis.