Gloria Pascual, Research Associate in the Stem Cells and Cancer Laboratory at IRB Barcelona, has been invited to participate in an open debate on cancer research, organised by the TV programme 'La Sexta Noche'.
During her participation, Gloria Pascual talked about her research on cancer and metastasis and the results of her study, which was headed by Salvador Aznar Benitah, ICREA researcher at IRB Barcelona and recently published in Nature. The study has identified the cells responsible for initiating and promoting metastasis in several types of human tumour.
Salvador Aznar Benitah, ICREA researcher at IRB Barcelona, has been awarded the 2016 "Premi Ciutat de Barcelona" in its Life Sciences category. The Barcelona City Council acknowledges Salvador Aznar Benitah’s research published in Nature.
The award ceremony, presided over by the Mayor of Barcelona, Ada Colau, and the Deputy Mayor for Enterprise, Culture and Innovation, Jaume Collboni, took place on 16 February in the “Saló de Cent” of the Barcelona City Hall.
“La Vanguardia” newspaper publishes an interview with Salvador Aznar-Benitah and Gloria Pascual, from the Stem Cells and Cancer Lab at IRB Barcelona, who have been nominated for the La Vanguardia Science Prize for advancing the knowledge of the mechanisms that cause metastasis.
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