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Feature article on the work being performed by María Macias and Antoni Riera at IRB Barcelona on the hormone somatostatin and that has been published in Ang. Chemie.

Read the festure article Madri+d (PDF in Spanish)

Read the article online at Madrid+d, Health Channel

Link to the IRB Barcelona news

About IRB Barcelona

The Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) pursues a society free of disease. To this end, it conducts multidisciplinary research of excellence to cure cancer and other diseases linked to ageing. It establishes technology transfer agreements with the pharmaceutical industry and major hospitals to bring research results closer to society, and organises a range of science outreach activities to engage the public in an open dialogue. IRB Barcelona is an international centre that hosts 400 researchers and more than 30 nationalities. Recognised as a Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence since 2011, IRB Barcelona is a CERCA centre and member of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST).