Results about: ERC Proof of Concept

Advances made to combat cancer relapse

Modesto Orozco’s lab has published a paper in Chemical Communications about a therapeutic tool to prevent treatment resistance in breast cancer.

The tool has been tested in tumour cells in vitro and will now need to be tested in animal models before moving on to the development of a valid treatment for patients.

Two ERC Proof of Concept grants to tackle colon cancer and cardiotoxicity

IRB Barcelona has been awarded two ERC PoC grants to optimise and validate tools with potential clinical applications.

Angel R. Nebreda’s project seeks to develop treatments to reduce the cardiotoxicity caused by chemotherapy.

Eduard Batlle’s project will build a biobank of mouse tumour organoids with the aim to contribute to the treatment of patients with advanced colon cancer.

An ERC Proof of Concept grant to fight drug resistance in breast cancer

IRB Barcelona scientist, Modesto Orozco has been granted 150,000 euros to optimise and validate a promising anti-tumour therapeutic tool over 18 months.

The ERC—10 years promoting cutting-edge research at IRB Barcelona

IRB Barcelona has received 18 M € funding for 11 projects in the fields of Life Sciences and of Physics and Engineering.