The Bioinformatics Barcelona Association presents the Research Program on Biomedical Informatics of UPF
On Monday 12 December from 10:00 to 12:00h will take place the third visit of "Get BIB", focused on the Research Program on Biomedical Informatics (GRIB) of UPF-IMIM.
Rafael Maldonado, guest speaker at the Vatican
Rafael Maldonado, Professor of Pharmacology at the DCEXS-UPF was invited as lecturer at the seminar "Narcotics: Problems and Solutions of this Global Issue" organized by the Pontifical Academy of Sciences at the Vatican.
Peroxinitrite in the brain promotes the development of alzheimer's
The formation of the highly toxic oligomers of the beta-amyloid protein is stabilized by modifications derived from the action of peroxynitrite. The results of the study, led by scientists at the Pompeu Fabra University, appear this month on the cover in the Journal of Neuroscience.
The parameter time in immunity
On Friday 25, the scientist from the Spanish National Center for Cardiovascular Research (CNIC) Andrés Hidalgo, will give a seminar entitled "The parameter time in immunity" at PRBB's Charles Darwin room.
A new tool to find latent HIV will advance the current treatment strategies
A group of researchers at the Centre for Genomic Regulation and Pompeu Fabra University in Barcelona, Spain, have developed a new technology that sheds light on the HIV infection and will boost research for drug development.
Learning from viruses
Scientists led by Juana Díez have discovered a novel mechanism altered in pancreatic cancer and used by viruses to infect cells.
Slavery and Arabization left a genetic footprint in North Africa
Its inhabitants have markers in the genome of the major migratory flows. As a result of the genetic impact of migrations, Berbers and Arabs are not as genetically different as was thought.
B cells at the intersection of innate and adaptative immunity
The next DCEXS-UPF Seminar will be given by the expert in B cells, Andrea Cerutti, on Monday 14 November at 12:00 h at Ramón y Cajal room (PRBB).
A group of potential donors visits the UPF
They do it along with the philanthropist and member of Amics de la UPF, Maria Luïsa Pachán. The meeting included the UPF Art Track circuit and a subsequent talk given by undergraduate students.
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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