“La Vanguardia” has sought the opinion of Eduard Batlle, leader of the Colorectal Cancer Laboratory at IRB Barcelona, to comment on a study published in Nature on how fat consumption can lead to colon cancer. Batlle is an ICREA researcher and a world expert in this type of cancer.
Barcelona distinguishes Eduard Batlle's metastasis research
Awards for outstanding creation, research and production developed in Barcelona
The Barcelona City Council acknowledges the impact of his studies in cancer and metastasis
The Spanish Association Against Cancer awards funding to five projects at IRB Barcelona
The projects address breast, lung, colon, prostate and melanoma cancer.
Acidic pH: the weakness of cancer cells
A new computational model has allowed researchers to identify new therapeutic targets that can attack cancer cells by lowering their intracellular pH.
The study, which is the result of collaboration between IRB Barcelona, the Moffitt Cancer Center, and the University of Maryland, has been published in Nature Communications.