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17.02.2017
Researcher Tomàs Marquès-Bonet is the new director of the Institute of Evolutionary Biology
The Board of Trustees of the IBE, a joint centre of Pompeu Fabra University and the CSIC, has appointed the adjunct lecturer and ICREA research professor at UPF as the new director of the Institute.
16.02.2017
Would you like to participate in an international synthetic biology competition?
On February 20, the assistants of last year's iGEM competition will explain their experience and advise those students who want to participate in future editions.
25.01.2017
The journal Science highlights a project led by UPF that focuses on Responsible Research and Innovation
The European project Higher Education Institutions and Responsible Research and Innovation (HEIRRI) is striving to integrate RRI in the university education of future scientists, engineers and other professionals.
20.01.2017
A week for the HIV at Mar campus
From 23 to 27 of January the Mar campus of UPF will offer different activities focused on the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) and the disease that it causes, AIDS. The Mar Medical Students Council and the Association of Health Sciences Students are in charge of the organization.
21.12.2016
Pompeu Fabra University runs almost 300 kilometers to fight amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
Nineteen athletes belonging to UPF community, among students, administrative and services staff, teachers and researchers, participated on December 17 and 18 in the 24 hours ultra track fund, organized by the association Corredors.cat.
13.12.2016
The biotechnology company ZeClinics receives a grant of 1.87M euros from the European Commission
ZeClinics has been granted the SME Instrument Phase 2 within the European Union's Horizon 2020 framework programme. The grant will allow ZeClinics to develop and accelerate the commercialization of one of its flagship products:  ZeCardio®, a predictive system for the analysis of the cardiovascular effects of drugs during the discovery phase.
07.12.2016
Fighting against antibiotics resistance
On 13 December at 18:00 pm, the expert in clinical microbiology Jordi Vila will give a seminar on the state of the art in the fight against resistance to antibiotics in the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park.
07.12.2016
Funcas distinguishes research into atherothrombosis
PhD student Rosa Suades has received one of the four Enrique Fuentes Quintana Awards for the best doctoral theses for her work "Role of microparticles in atherothrombosis".
02.12.2016
Biomedical Engineering students display their innovative research
Yesterday, 1 December, at the Poble Nou campus auditorium within the framework of the subject "Introduction to Medical Devices and their Design" coordinated by Oscar Camara, professor of the Department of Information and Communication Technologies. A teaching activity enjoying the collaboration of organizations linked to the field of biomedicine.
07.11.2016
La Marató de TV3 and the DCEXS fight against obesity and diabetes
Three research projects by our Department will receive aid from La Marató 2015. Scientists Francesc Posas, Cristina López-Rodríguez and Elena Martín are among the 57 researchers awarded.
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