Noticias Institucionales

<p>Press conference at IRB Barcelona, presenting the #MetastasisChallenge</p>
19 Mar 2019

Through the campaign called #MetastasisChallenge, the centre aims to raise €5 M over the next four years.

Metastasis is responsible for 90% of deaths from cancer, and this campaign aims to rally social support for research in order to speed up discoveries.

<p>Starlife’s presentation at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center</p>
27 Feb 2019

It’s a joint initiative of IRB Barcelona, the Barcelona Supercomputing Center and the Centre for Genomic Regulation.

“StarLife” is funded by the Catalan Government, through the European Regional Development Fund, and by ”la Caixa”.

<p>Gloria Pascual, Research Associate at IRB Barcelona. Picture: Fundación Pfizer</p>
19 Feb 2019

The Pfizer Foundation has awarded the IRB Barcelona scientist a prize within the “Basic Research” category.

Gloria Pascual, a member of the Stem Cells and Cancer lab, will receive €10,000 to continue her research

<p>"Art Made of Science – Microspheres". Source: Quo Artis</p>
5 Feb 2019

From 12/02 to 12/03, the Artist in Residence, Ayse Güll Süter, will be exhibiting her work: “Art made of Science-Microspheres” at the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site (Recinto Modernista de Sant Pau).

This project has been done in collaboration with the Fundación Quo Artis, the Sant Pau Art Nouveau Site, and IRB Barcelona.

<p>ICREA research professor Eduard Batlle</p>
1 Feb 2019

Awards for outstanding creation, research and production developed in Barcelona

The Barcelona City Council acknowledges the impact of his studies in cancer and metastasis

<p>Raúl Méndez, IRB Barcelona & José J. Lucas, CSIC. Picture by Xavier Cervera, La Vanguardia.</p>
30 Jan 2019

The research focuses on the CPEB4 protein, a key molecule in the development of this neurological disorder.

The award is a joint initiative of La Vanguardia and the Fundació Catalunya-La Pedrera.

<p>Biennal Ciutat i Ciència</p>
16 Jan 2019

From 7 to 11 February, the general public will have the opportunity to participate in activities related to ageing, nanoscience and climate change, among others.

IRB Barcelona will be taking part in the Biennal event through three initiatives that target the public.

<p>Joan J. Guinovart, IRB Barcelona</p>
15 Jan 2019

The IRB Barcelona scientist received the award during the opening ceremony of the academic year of this institution.

<p>Fayna M. García, IRB Barcelona Alumni</p>
3 Jan 2019

The Institute has signed a 5-year collaboration agreement to promote the exchange of faculty members and scientific collaboration with the Hokkaido University.

<p>Sofie Vanthournout, director of Sense About Science</p>
27 Dec 2018

IRB Barcelona hosts the workshop “Standing up for Science”, for young researchers interested in public outreach activities. 

Organised by the European organisation Sense About Science, the workshop involved more than 50 researchers, including members of IRB Barcelona, from various countries.