Pasar al contenido principal

La rivalidad científica en España

IRB Barcelona en los medios
18 Oct 17



Communication Officer
Tel.+34 93 40 37255

Nature Index publica hoy un informe donde presenta estadísticas que indican el atractivo científico de Barcelona y la rivalidad científica con Madrid. En el subtítulo señala que “Barcelona atrae a científicos, mientras que Madrid está atado a la burocracia”.

Entre los distintos ránquines, enumera las diez mejores instituciones científicas de la ciudad y clasifica al Instituto de Investigación Biomédica (IRB Barcelona) en octavo lugar. El IRB Barcelona es uno de los cuatro centros del Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST) que aparecen en el “top ten”.

nature.pdf (1.12 MB)

About IRB Barcelona

Created in 2005 by the Generalitat de Catalunya (Government of Catalonia) and University of Barcelona, IRB Barcelona is a Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence, a seal that was awarded in 2011. The institute is devoted to conducting research of excellence in biomedicine and to transferring results to clinical practice, thus improving people’s quality of life, while simultaneously promoting the training of outstanding researchers, technology transfer, and public communication of science. Its 28 laboratories and eight core facilities address basic questions in biology and are orientated to diseases such as cancer, metastasis, Alzheimer’s, diabetes, and rare conditions. IRB Barcelona is an international centre that hosts 400 employees and more than 30 nationalities. It is located in the Barcelona Science Park. IRB Barcelona is a CERCA center, and a member of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST).