In the media

<p>Eduard Batlle, head of the Colorectal Cancer laboratory at IRB Barcelona</p>
31 May 2018 - Heraldo

The Heraldo newspaper has published an article about the role of immunotherapy to rearm patients’ defences and contribute to the fight against cancer. In the article, the authors mention the work of Eduard Batlle, ICREA researcher at IRB Barcelona, on the effectiveness that enhances immune system function in colon cancer.

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<p>Group Leader Angel R. Nebreda and PhD student Begoña Cánovas at the Signalling and Cell Cycle Laboratory (M. Minocri, IRB Barcelona)</p>
30 May 2018 -

La Voz de Galicia, TV3, 8TV, among other media, have interviewed Begoña Cánovas, the first author of a recent study led by IRB Barcelona and published in the journal Cancer Cell. The study identifies the key role of p38 in safeguarding tumour cells against the excessive accumulation of DNA damage, which would otherwise cause cell death.

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<p>Image of breast cancer cells derived from a mouse mammary tumour (in blue: nucleus, in green: tubulin) Author: Begoña Cánovas, IRB Barcelona</p>
29 May 2018 -

El País, Ara, La Razón, El Economista, Medical Xpress, News-Medical, among other national and international media, have published an article about recent research led by IRB Barcelona, which reveals a new protective mechanism for tumour cells in breast cancer and identifies novel therapeutic targets to treat this disease.

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<p>Image: 1203 Restaurant</p>
23 May 2018 - Segre

The Segre newspaper has published an article on the 11th "Vi per Vida" wine-tasting event, held last Sunday in Llelida. The 1000 raised through this initiative will be donated to cancer and metastasis research at IRB Barcelona.

<p>Joan J. Guinovart, founder of IRB Barcelona</p>
16 May 2018 -

The programme "La Noche de Cope" interviewed Joan J. Guinovart about the bequest of 1.5 million euros donated to IRB Barcelona and that will be devoted to strengthening research into cancer and metastasis.

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<p>Mutant Drosophila melanogaster spermatozoa. The heads are severed from the tail ends and are dispersed. Photo courtesy of S. Llamazares / Gonzalez Lab</p>
16 May 2018 -

Al Día Cat, Diario Médico, El Confidencial, Phys.org, Scienmag, among other national and international media, have published articles about the latest research led by IRB Barcelona that has identified the critical role played by the CENTROBIN protein in male fertility.

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<p>European Research Council (ERC)</p>
15 May 2018 - LA RAZÓN

La Razón newspaper has published an article on the grants given by the European Research Council (ERC) to five researchers in Barcelona. Among these grants is the ERC Proof of Concept that Modesto Orozco, head of the Molecular Modelling and Bioinformatics Lab at IRB Barcelona, has received. This grant will allow him to optimise and validate "2shRNA", a tool that can simultaneously attack two therapeutic targets involved in drug resistance pathways and that can also bind to other molecules to enhance their delivery and efficacy.

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<p>Presentation of Gemma Turon. Image: El Periódico</p>
15 May 2018 - El Periódico de Catalunya

El Periódico newspaper has published an article about “Pint of Science”, a science festival that took place on Monday at the same time and in different bars around the city of Barcelona. It also included a picture of the presentation given by Gemma Turon, PhD student with the Colorectal Cancer lab at IRB Barcelona.

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<p>Manuel Serrano, head of the Cellular Plasticity and Disease laboratory at IRB Barcelona</p>
14 May 2018 -

El Economista, Cuatro, Geriatricarea, among other media, have published articles about the award received by Manuel Serrano, head of the Cellular Plasticity and Disease Lab at IRB Barcelona, for his work "Tissue damage and senescence provide critical signals for cell reprogramming in vivo".

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<p>Modesto Orozco, head of the Molecular Modelling and Bioinformatics Lab at IRB Barcelona</p>
11 May 2018 -

ABC, El Economista, Cope, among other media, have published articles about the ERC Proof of Concept grant awarded to Modesto Orozco, head of the Molecular Modeling and Bioinformatics Lab at IRB Barcelona, to combat resistance in breast cancer.

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