Institutional news
<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

Scientific news
<p>Díaz, Osborn, Didion, Lois and Guinovart</p>
21 Jul 2008

Four women experts offer practical advice on how to maintain leadership positions in science in a Forum organized by IRB Barcelona and the BBVA Foundation.

Scientific news
<p>Jordi Casanova and Marta Llimargas</p>
20 Jul 2008

In Nature Cell Biology, researchers at IRB Barcelona describe a mechanism that governs adhesion between cells and therefore their capacity to move. The study may have implications in the fight against tumoral metastasis.

Scientific news
18 Jul 2008

The European Science Forum 2008 (ESOF 2008) will be held in Barcelona from 18 to 22 July.

Scientific news
<p>Study authors, Amelie Stein and Patrick Aloy</p>
2 Jul 2008

The results have been published in the scientific journal PLoS One

Institutional news
12 Jun 2008

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

Institutional news
2 Jun 2008

Leading scientists in the field from around the world come together to address the challenges in the sessions ‘Grand Challenges in Computational Biology’, opened by Josep Huguet

Institutional news
<p>Joan J. Guinovart is congratulated by the Minister of Health, Marina Geli.</p>
28 May 2008

The "Acadèmia de Ciències Mèdiques" (Academy of Medical Sciences) confers the Josep Trueta prize to research on Lafora disease performed by Joan J. Guinovart’s lab

Institutional news
<p>From left to right: Joan Massagué, Harold Varmus and Tyler Jacks.<br />Copyright: Rafa M. Marín (Diario Médico)</p>
20 May 2008

Twenty-three of the most renowned scientists working in the field of metastasis come together in Barcelona, invited by IRB Barcelona and the BBVA Foundation. Among these, Tyler Jacks, Joan Massagué, Josep Baselga and the Nobel Prize winners Michael Bishop and Harold Varmus.