Scientific news
<p>From left to right and up to down, DNA structure movements that permit to get an idea about the mechanism by which DNA starts to unfold. (© A. Pérez)</p>
20 May 2010

This is a key process to understand gene activity and DNA replication, and to design drugs to modulate them in the future.

Scientific news
17 May 2010

The international conference “Towards personalized cancer medicine”, the XI Symposium of the “Fundació La Marató de TV3”, and the first “Talència Divulga” Award are held coordinately in Barcelona this week.

Institutional news
<p>Pau Bernadó</p>
7 May 2010

Modesto Orozco receives the Bruker Prize and Pau Bernadó the I Prize for Young Investigators.

Institutional news
29 Apr 2010

IRB Barcelona to participate in the BIO International Convention, the world’s largest biotechnology convention.

Scientific news
<p>Diagram of  Myc regulation by miRNAs. (c) Lab M. Milán.</p>
20 Apr 2010

The group led by Marco Milán, researcher at IRB Barcelona, discovers that microRNAs control the levels of the oncoprotein Myc in Drosophila.

Scientific news
15 Apr 2010

Researchers at IRB Barcelona discover a mechanism responsible for the orientation of asymmetric division of neuroblasts.

Scientific news
<p>Laminin and Integrin localization in scarface mutant embryos.</p>
9 Apr 2010

Researchers at IRB Barcelona discover a new component required for the structural maintenance of the epithelium.

Scientific news
<p>In blue, prediction of the structure of denaturalized ubiquitin protein by previous computational models. In red, refined structures with the ERIDU model. These structures coincide with experimental data. © Salvatella lab. IRB Barcelona</p>
8 Apr 2010

Researchers at IRB Barcelona refine the process to obtain “photographs” of highly dynamic proteins, an important step in drug design.

Institutional news
26 Mar 2010

Scientists Ernest Giralt and Miquel Pons receive funding from the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation to collaborate with the biotech companies Intelligent Pharma and Lead Molecular Design.

Institutional news
<p>Ernest Giralt</p>
16 Mar 2010

The coordinator of the Chemistry and Molecular Pharmacology Programme at IRB Barcelona is an international authority on the synthesis and design of biomolecules.