Medicine and Life Sciences

Researchers at the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid (UC3M) and the Universidad Complutense de Madrid (UCM) have discovered a phase shift between chaotic states that can appear in herds of animals and, in particular, in swarms of insects. This advance may help to better understand their behaviour or be applied to the study of the movement of cells or tumours.

The genomes of 233 primate species reveal key features of primate evolution, human disease and biodiversity conservation.

Life Sciences - May 11

Study on the evolution of Brontotheres lead by UV palaeontologist Éscar Sanisidro published in the journal -Science-. Palaeontology specialists lead by University of Valencia investigator Éscar Sanisidro publish a study in the -Science- journal on the body size of Brontotheres, a mammal family that went extinct 53 million years ago.

Health - May 15

Aïda Solé-Auró, a professor at the UPF Department of Political and Social Sciences, is joint principal investigator of the project. Her qualitative research will analyse several determinants of health for this age group and the influence of aspects such as socioeconomic level, sex or place of residence.

Health - May 10

An international study coordinated by the MELIS-UPF researchers Andreas Meyerhans and Juana Díez has identified Schlafen 12, a new HIV restriction factor that could pave the way for new strategies for curing the infection.

Currently 31 jobs in fields Life Sciences, Health, Veterinary, Pharmacology.
Selected Jobs
Life Sciences - 26.05
Predoctoral Research Assistant for the Metabolism and Cell Signaling Group ( AIPREMCS10) National Center for Oncological Research, Madrid
Health - 24.05
Investigador/a en prácticas para el grupo ’"Mecánica Molecular del Sistema Cardiovascular" Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares, Madrid
Health - 18.05
Investigador/a posdoctoral para el grupo de Desarrollo Avanzado sobre Mecanismos y Terapias de las Arritmias Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares, Madrid
Life Sciences - 18.05
Graduate Technician for the ’Experimental Pathology of Atherosclerosis’ group directed by Jacob Fog Bentzon Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares, Madrid
Health - 11.05
Investigador/a post-residente para el Laboratorio Traslacional para la Imagen y Terapia Cardiovascular Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares, Madrid
Health - 05.05
Postdoctoral researcher for the Cardiac Arrhythmia Laboratory Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares, Madrid