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The AECC supports cancer research at IRB Barcelona

Today the Asociación Española Contra el Cáncer (Spanish Association against Cancer) presents its 2016 Research Awards in Barcelona.

Two research projects on colon cancer will receive funding over five years.

To date, IRB Barcelona has received AECC funding for eight studies.

“No matter how experienced you are, you always have to think that what you don’t know is more than what you do know”

Peter Jung was Postdoctoral Fellow in Eduard Batlle’s Colorectal Cancer lab between 2009 and 2015. Now he is Principal Investigator at the Institute of Pathology Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität in Munich. This institute is a partner site of the DKTK Cancer Consortium, coordinated by the German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ). “Life and science are an on-going learning process with new challenges to encounter with every new project,” he says.

Eduard Batlle, Lilly Foundation Prize: “In five years’ time we will have treatments for colon cancer metastasis”

In a ceremony in Madrid today presided by the State Secretary for Research Carmen Vela, the Lilly Foundation has presented Eduard Batlle with the 2016 Preclinical Research Prize.

Eduard Batlle: “The immune system is incredibly powerful against tumours”

Yesterday, the coordinator of IRB Barcelona’s Oncology Programme participated in the conference series Ciencia After Work a la Pedrera in a session entitled Càncer de colon, què hi ha de nou? (Colon cancer: what’s the latest?), with Dr. Antoni Castells, from the Hospital Clínic, and Dr. Elena Élez, from the Hospital Vall d’Hebrón.

IRB Barcelona launches the video series “Meet Our Scientists”

These short interviews seek to raise awareness of scientific leaders at the institute, increase the visibility of biomedicine, and attract talent.

Roger Gomis: "Light and credibility"

"Study a cure for bowel cancer”, a new online experiment by Xplore Health

This multimedia resource allows students to discover one of the lines of research pursued by the Colorectal Cancer laboratory at IRB Barcelona.