Noticias Institucionales

<p>Award of the PhD fellowships in biomedical research</p>
20 Jul 2009

At the end of 2011, IRB Barcelona will host 40 PhD students supported by this organisation.

<p>Visit of the president of the Government of Catalonia, José Montilla, at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine</p>
17 Jul 2009

The directors Joan J. Guinovart and Joan Massagué present the MetCentre
during an institutional visit by the President of the Government of
Catalonia.

<p>University students of the programme "Spend de summer in the Park"!</p>
8 Jul 2009

This summer, IRB Barcelona laboratories will host eleven university students as part of the programme called “Spend the summer at the Park!” which is promoted by the Barcelona Science Park and with which IRB Barcelona has collaborated for since its onset. Directed at students in the second cycle of degree studies, this initiative aims to bring research closer to students from around the world by allowing them to participate in cutting-edge biomedical projects. This programme fulfils one of the missions of IRB Barcelona, namely to promote scientific vocation among young people and to enhance scientific training in biomedical sciences in a stimulating, pioneering international environment...

<p>Joan Massagué (c) IRB Barcelona</p>
18 Jun 2009

The adjunct director of IRB Barcelona has been granted the award in recognition of his outstanding work in cancer metastasis.

22 May 2009

The researcher Jordi Casanova publishes an essay on how science today can help us to understand that way we are.

12 May 2009

The business sector in southern Europe will be the main beneficiary of the results generated by DIOMED consortium.

<p>Equipment of the Advanced Digital Microscopy Facility</p>
27 Apr 2009

On Tuesday, April 28, the IRB Barcelona/PCB Advanced Digital Microscopy Facility (ADM) will be officially inaugurated. Julien Colombelli, manager of the ADM, will present the new service at 12h in the Fèlix Serratosa Auditorium of the Barcelona Science Park. The presentation will be followed by guided tours of the facility.

The Advanced Digital Microscopy Facility, run jointly by the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) and the Barcelona Science Park (PCB) will offer state-of-the-art services for both image processing, and data interpretation and presentation, including 2-photon microscopy, Spinning Disk Confocal, Total Internal Reflection (TIRF), laser based...

<p>Michael Snyder</p>
21 Apr 2009

IRB Barcelona and the BBVA Foundation bring together world authorities in post-genomics in a new Barcelona BioMed Conference.

<p>Joan J. Guinovart</p>
9 Apr 2009

The Biological Sciences Division of the “Institut d’Estudis Catalans” (IEC) has awarded Joan J. Guinovart, director of the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) the 2009 Prat de la Riba Prize.

<p>Travis Stracker. Image: IRB Barcelona</p>
7 Apr 2009

The North American scientist Travis Stracker (Ohio, US, 1974) has left his post at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York, one of the world’s leading cancer research hospitals, to join the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) this April as head of a new research group in the Oncology Programme.