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European project eTOX launches a new video
The video presents the 2 nd  hackathon event held at PRBB and gives an insight into the eTOX project.
New medical terms close the trilogy of Catalan medical eponyms
Josep-Eladi Baños and Elena Guardiola present the latest volume of the triology on Catalan medical eponymy from the Dr Esteve Foundation. It is a historic overview of Catalan medicine through eponyms.
The bladder cancer mortality is six times higher in workers at a smelter
A study led by Pompeu Fabra University links the incidence of bladder cancer with the activity of a plant secondary aluminum smelter.
Núria López-Bigas wins the XI Banco Sabadell Foundation Award for Biomedical Research
Her contribution to the development of new computational methods for the study of the cancer genome has been recognized by the Foundation with a prize endowed with 50,000 €.
Barcelona hosts, for the first time, the School of Molecular and Theoretical Biology for secondary school students
The school funded by the Zimin Foundation will be held with the support of the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG), the Pompeu Fabra University (UPF), the Pere Tarrés Foundation, and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) in Barcelona, Spain.
International experts in genetic counseling meet in Barcelona
The Masters in Genetic Counseling offered by the UPF Barcelona School of Management hosts the 4th International Congress of the Transnational Alliance for Genetic Counseling.
Seven doctoral students from the PhD Programme in Biomedicine will receive the Doctoral School PhD Extraordinary Award
The PhD Extraordinary Awards will be officially presented at the UPF Graduation Ceremony for master's and doctoral degrees that will take place on July 1 st, 2016, at the Ciutadella Campus.
The Pompeu Fabra University hosts the 17th International Conference on Systems Biology
On 16-20 September will take place the 17th edition of the International Conference on Systems Biology. The event it is organized by the International Society for Systems Biology, with the collaboration of Pompeu Fabra University and Centre for Genomic Regulation.
A new neuronal receptor involved in eating disorders has been discovered
Scientists at the Department of Experimental and Health Sciences reveal the role that delta opioid receptor plays in the pleasant experience obtained from palatable food.
Searching for the origins of the first protoorganisms
Scientists at the Complex Systems Lab study the conditions conducive to the evolution of multicellular organisms.
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