En los medios

<p>Manuel Serrano, group leader of the Cellular Plasticity and Disease laboratory</p>
5 Feb 2018 - ABC

The newspaper ABC has published an article about the group of scientists and medicsl doctors that is facing cancer. In the article, they mention Manuel Serrano, group leader of the Cellular Plasticity and Disease laboratory at IRB Barcelona, who affirms that the great challenge of regenerative medicine is to know how tissues react to damage and how they self-repair.

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2 Feb 2018 -

El Periódico, TV3, RAC1, Antena 3, ABC, ARA, Onda Cero, among other print, television and radio media, have published an article / interview about the bequest received by IRB Barcelona, that will support the research into cancer research and metastasis.

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<p>Image: La Vanguardia</p>
30 Jan 2018 -

Antonio Zorzano from IRB Barcelona and Marc Claret from IDIBAPS have been nominated for the “Vanguardia de la Ciencia” award. Their research reveals the connection between the hypothalamus and pancreas.

Link to La Vanguardia

<p>Image: Maria Macias</p>
29 Jan 2018 -

Maria Macias’s article "Structural basis for genome wide recognition of 5-bp GC motifs by SMAD transcription factors" was selected as scientific article of the month in December by the Spanish Biophysical Society.

Link to Spanish Biophysical Society

<p>Interview on "Radio Kanal Barcelona"</p>
26 Jan 2018 -

Radio Kanal Barcelona interviewed a tutor and a former participant of the "Crazy About Biomedicine" Programme, which is aimed at Baccalaureate students. They talked about their experience and how this programme works now that it is in its sixth year.

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<p>Roger Gomis</p>
25 Jan 2018 -

TV3, La Vanguardia, ABC, El Punt Avui, ARA, Diario Médico, Breast Cancer News, El Mundo, among other national and international media, have published an article about the latest work IRB Barcelona researcher Roger Gomis. In this study the researcher have identified genes involved in the latent asymptomatic stage of breast cancer metastases. This work sheds light on the molecular basis underlying how the expression of certain genes facilitates the spread of metastatic lesions.

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<p>Interview on "Tarda Oberta"</p>
25 Jan 2018 - TV3

Yesterday, Roger Gomis, head of the Growth Control and Cancer Metastasis Lab at IRB Barcelona, participated in a round table on TV3's "Tarda Oberta" to explain the mechanism that allows metastatic cells to leave a latent state.

Link to "Tarda Oberta"


<p>Cells with elongated mitochondrial network in red. Image: David Sebastián, IRB Barcelona</p>
23 Jan 2018 -

La Vanguardia, La Razón, Correo Farmacéutico, Health Canal, among other national and international media, have published an article about the research led by Antonio Zorzano, from IRB Barcelona, and Fernando Albericio, from the University of Barcelona. This study reveals activators of mitochondrial protein Mitofusin 2 that may be valuable in the treatment of type 2 diabetes.

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<p>Image: Aydinlik</p>
23 Jan 2018 - Aydinlik

The Turkish media Aydinlik has published an article about the possibility of using poisons as medicine. The article includes a reference to the research on the use of bee venom as a strategy to selectively eliminate cancer cells, led by Ernest Giralt, leader of the Laboratory of Design, Synthesis and Structure of Peptides and Proteins of IRB Barcelona.

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<p>Microscopy of the germ stem cells (bright green) of the Drosophila (fruit fly) ovarium of flies lacking EXD2. Flies in the right panel were treated with antioxidants to rescue stem cells. Image: Travis Stracker, IRB Barcelona</p>
17 Jan 2018 - La Vanguardia i altres mitjans

La Vanguardia, Europa Press, Diario Médico, ETHealthworld, among other national and international media, have published an article about the research of the Genomic Instability and Cancer Laboratory at IRB Barcelona. Scientists from this lab have identified the protein EXD2 as a key component for protein sybthesis in mitochondria, the cellular organelles responsible for the production of most energy.

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