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<p>The red circles of the image represent the Unic Domain of SRC protein and show the flexibility and the space occupied by this region along the time.</p>
9 Dec 2008

IRB Barcelona will study key proteins related to the abnormal growth of the heart and arteriosclerosis.

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<p>Surrounding the nucleus of two fused cells, in red and green, the mitochondrias of each cell. The fusion and fission of mitochondrias (from the same cell or with mitochondrias from other cells) contributes to the correct functioning of these organelles.</p>
19 Nov 2008

They discover the relation between genes that affect the capacity of a cell to generate energy.

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<p>The activity includes a visit to the supercomputer MareNostrum, located in an old chapel © BSC</p>
4 Nov 2008

IRB Barcelona and BSC open up the Experimental Bioinformatics Laboratory to explain the research into the life sciences performed by the supercomputer MareNostrum.

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<p>Localization of ROW (green) and WOC (red) proteins in the chromosomes. In the image in yellow, it is shown how both proteins localize in the same places.</p>
4 Nov 2008

Researchers discover that the binding of three proteins is required to activate the programme of genes that are involved in the development of the nervous system of the fruit fly.

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<p>IRB Barcelona researcher, Eli Castellanos, in the last Edition of "Fes Recerca!"</p>
24 Oct 2008

Researchers at IRB Barcelona collaborate with the Barcelona Science Park and the Caixa Catalunya in the workshop called "Do research!", which is aimed at the general public.

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<p>Image shows the structure of p53 tetramerization domain, where the complex fits to stabilize the protein.</p>
14 Oct 2008

The study performed by IRB Barcelona and ICIQ on the p53 protein opens up a new strategy for the development of antitumor drugs.

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<p>Developmental phase of the Drosophila wing. Image ©: M Milán, IRB Barcelona</p>
6 Oct 2008

The development of organisms, the first step towards understanding human disease.

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8 Sep 2008

L’aproximació de síntesi amb Reaccions MultiComponent revoluciona un procés encara massa llarg i costós.

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<p>José J. Navas</p>
4 Sep 2008

IRB Barcelona Executive Board president main's mission is to boost research in biomedicine and health sciences in Spain. IRB Barcelona Executive Board president, José J Navas, has been appointed new General Director of the Instituto de Salud Carlos III (ISCIII) by the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation. His main responsibilities will be to lead and coordinate the activities of the ISCIII in order to advance research in biomedicine and health sciences in Spain, and to enhance public research recognition at an international level. The ISCIII, created in 1986, is a national public research and scientific support organization responsible for promoting biomedical and health science...

Scientific news
5 Aug 2008

Researchers at IRB Barcelona participate in Harvard University study, published in Nature Immunology