JUL

17

Olga Jubany «It is not that there is more discrimination, but there are more platforms to give voice to it»

Providing empirical foundations for those who can transform projects into actions is the goal of the research carried out by Olga Jubany, an anthropologist from the University of Barcelona. During the last few years, Professor Jubany has been the coord...

JUL

13

Bluephage closes its first round of capital increase

Bluephage, a spin-off of the University of Barcelona, has just closed its first round of capital increase for €180,000. The twelve new partners will join the founders of Bluephage: the researchers from the University of Barcelona Joan Jofre, Franc...

JUL

04

The University of Barcelona, winner of Essity’s Global University Challenge

The University of Barcelona has won the Global University Challenge 2017 in the category of Engineering, competing with 86 teams from 14 universities from around the world. This competition, organized by Essity, challenges students to create innov...

JUN

09

Entrepreneurship and Scientific Quality in the Third Edition of Science + Partners

The third edition of the Science + Partners meeting, organized by the Bosch i Gimpera Foundation, took place on 30 May and 1 June 2017 and brought together business specialists and researchers who carry out projects in the field of healthcare and medic...

JUN

07

Dr. Anicet Blanch (UB) invited by the Japanese Society on Water Environment

Dr. Anicet Blanch, a researcher at the Water Research Institute (IdRA) of the Faculty of Biology and a member of the scientific board of Bluephage, a spin-off of the University of Barcelona, was invited by the Japanese Society on Water Environment to t...

JUN

04

Jordi Alcaraz «I do not know if we will succeed in curing cancer, but we will manage to turn it into a chronic disease and keep it under control»

With only three researchers on staff, the Translational Research Group on Cancer and Pulmonary Fibrosis of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences of the UB has just completed a second collaborative project with the pharmaceutical giant Boehringer-...