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“It is a great honour and it strengthens my commitment to continuing my research with the highest standards,” says the IRB Barcelona group leader.
Eight IRB Barcelona group leaders are currently members of the European Molecular Biology Organization.
The IRB Barcelona scientists is presented the prize in recognition of his research into cancer and fats.
Olga Torres Foundation awards IRB Barcelona a grant to study immunotherapies for metastatic colorectal cancer
The project, headed by group leader and ICREA researcher Eduard Batlle, receives a 60,000-€ grant.
The study will test the effectiveness of immunotherapies to treat metastatic disease in advanced colorectal cancer.
Research will take place during the academic years 2017 and 2018.
Marc Liesa received his PhD in 2008 after completing his doctoral studies in Antonio Zorzano's Complex Metabolic Diseases and Mitochondria Laboratory.
This award recognises the excellence of former IRB Barcelona scientists.
The jury for the prize acknowledges Marc Liesa’s important contributions to mitochondrial biology.