FEB

20

Jordi Vitrià:«Maybe in the future data banks will be more important than conventional banks»

In recent years data analysis has become a key element called to change the world as we know it. Jordi Vitrià—a professor at the Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science of the University of Barcelona—is the Director of the Data S...

FEB

17

Consolidator Grant of 1,8M € for a cosmology project of the UB

ICREA researcher at the Institute of Cosmos Science (ICCUB-IEEC) Licia Verde has been awarded a Consolidator Grant by the European Research Council (ERC) in its 2016 call for her project Beyond Precision Cosmology: Dealing with Systematic Errors (BePre...

FEB

10

Researchers find a new human androgen receptor structure, key target for the treatment of prostate cancer

A team led by researchers of the Institute of Biomedicine of the University of Barcelona (IBUB) and the Research Institute of the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau (IIB Sant Pau) shows for the first time, the three-dimensional structure of the homod...

FEB

06

The Bosch i Gimpera Foundation Grants € 30,000 to Foster the Creation and Maturing of New Spin-Offs

The Bosch i Gimpera Foundation has granted € 30,000 within the framework of the Mentor in Residence (MiR) grant of the Fund for the Promotion of Innovation (F2I) to complement the entrepreneurial projects emerged from the University of Barcelona b...

JAN

22

“In the future, translational immunology should be able to predict some diseases in order to prevent them”

After thirteen years working in the pharmaceutical sector, Lluís Francesc Santamaria Babí crossed the line between industry and academia to become a Associate Professor of Immunology at the Faculty of Biology of the University of Barcelon...

JAN

20

New antibiotics to combat multiresistant bacteria

Infectious diseases arising due to the resistance of some bacteria to the antibiotics available on the market involve a major public health problem. So much so that antimicrobial resistance causes 25,000 deaths a year in the European Union.

T...