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Life Sciences - Research Management - 18.11.2022
The Universitat de València, fourth in the global ranking of scientific publications about a key bacterium in many insecticides
The Universitat de València, fourth in the global ranking of scientific publications about a key bacterium in many insecticides
The Universitat de València is in fourth place globally when it comes to the number of scientific publications about the applications of the Bacillus thuringiensis bacterium and its insecticide proteins.

Life Sciences - Health - 15.11.2022
New molecular clues on a neurodevelopmental disorder similar to Angelman syndrome
New molecular clues on a neurodevelopmental disorder similar to Angelman syndrome
Angelman syndrome is a genetic disease that causes a developmental delay, alterations in speech and balance, intellectual disability and sometimes, seizures.

Life Sciences - Health - 08.11.2022
The UB hosts the first edition of the International Multi-Brain Barcelona Congress
The UB hosts the first edition of the International Multi-Brain Barcelona Congress
Is neurotechnology the new revolution in the study of the brain? What do we know about synaptic plasticity in neurodegenerative diseases? What psychological factors could enhance cognitive resilience

Health - Life Sciences - 26.10.2022

Life Sciences - Health - 25.10.2022
The NEMESIS project, a new weapon for the treatment of focal brain lesions, receives an ERC Synergy Grant
The team of Gustavo Deco at UPF, together with IDIBAPS and the universities of Padua and Milan in Italy, have been selected for the European Research Council (ERC) Synergy Grants programme.

Life Sciences - Health - 17.10.2022
Study in animal models identifies genetic marks involved in memory alterations associated with Huntington's disease
Study in animal models identifies genetic marks involved in memory alterations associated with Huntington’s disease
Huntington's disease is a rare hereditary neurodegenerative pathology which usually manifests itself between the ages of 30 and 50.

Environment - Life Sciences - 13.10.2022
RESMED project proposes new fishing management tools for the Pyrenean marine coastline
RESMED project proposes new fishing management tools for the Pyrenean marine coastline
The Pyrenean marine coastline has a high biological connectivity between fish populations that move around different habitats at a regional scale, according to the RESMED project (2019-2021), an init

Environment - Life Sciences - 08.07.2022
Knowing and protecting the marine biodiversity in Catalonia with acoustic telemetry and citizen science
Knowing and protecting the marine biodiversity in Catalonia with acoustic telemetry and citizen science
The behaviour and movements of many marine species in the different marine ecosystems is still quite unknown.

History / Archeology - Life Sciences - 09.06.2022
The origin of human societies to be analysed in Mètode magazine
New issue: -Vida social: Una historia natural de las sociedades- (-Social Life: a natural history of societies-) What is the role of cooperation in our evolution?

Life Sciences - 20.05.2022

Career - Life Sciences - 01.04.2022
Four postdoctoral researchers will bring their talent to UPF thanks to the grants obtained in the European Marie Curie 2021 call
They will join the departments of Medicine and Life Sciences (Artemy Kolchinsky and Elena Muscolino), Humanities (Marija Blasokovic) and Information and Communication Technologies (Piotr Przybyla), u

Life Sciences - Health - 22.03.2022
Correct mitochondrial function prevents muscle loss during ageing
Correct mitochondrial function prevents muscle loss during ageing
Loss of muscle mass and power related to ageing —sarcopenia— is a degenerative process that reduces the quality of life and increases the dependency levels of the elderly.

Health - Life Sciences - 03.03.2022
A new study relates liquid fructose intake to fatty liver disease
A new study relates liquid fructose intake to fatty liver disease
A high-fat diet is not enough to cause short-term fatty liver disease. However, if this diet is combined with the intake of beverages sweetened with liquid fructose, the accumulation of fats in the liver accelerates and hypertriglyceridemia —a cardiovascular risk factor— can appear.

Pharmacology - Life Sciences - 02.02.2022
Statement from Barcelona Science Park and University of Barcelona regarding project under Research Challenges programme
Institucional The Barcelona Science Park is home to a company that is heading up a project through the Research Challenges programme, of the Spanish Ministry of Science and Innovation, aiming to develop a drug to treat hepatic fibrosis and myelofibrosis.

Physics - Life Sciences - 17.01.2022
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