Structural Bioinformatics and Network Biology news

17 Dec 2010

Diario Médico echoes the reasearch work headed by Patrick Aloy, ICREA researcher at IRB Barcelona, and published in the journal Genome Research. "We have combined computational and experimental methods to study the connections between proteins and put them in the context of their environment", says Aloy.

<p>Representation of the functional groups between proteins in Alzheimer's disease.</p>
16 Dec 2010

Scientists at IRB Barcelona and the Joint Programme IRB-BSC have discovered 200 new interactions between proteins that could be related to Alzheimer.

<p>Representation of the "filters" used in the computational strategy developed by the researchers</p>
29 Nov 2010

Scientists at IRB Barcelona develop a computational strategy to identify potential protein interaction partners regulated by Aurora A kinase.

<p>Francisco Barriga (left), Amelie Stein and Roland A. Pache will be attending the 60 Nobel Laureate Meeting at Lindau.</p>
23 Jun 2010

From 27 June to 2 July, five young scientists at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona) are to attend the 60th Nobel Laureate Meeting in Lindau, Germany.

29 Apr 2010

IRB Barcelona to participate in the BIO International Convention, the world’s largest biotechnology convention.

<p>Protein interaction maps of an organism allow researchers to identify the weak points on which to design drugs -or to select drugs already available-, which can be useful against it. Patrick Aloy draws up this kind of map for the AntiPathoGN project.</p>
3 Mar 2009

IRB Barcelona participates in a European project aimed at finding new antibiotics against resistant microorganisms.