ISGlobal: ISGlobal at the UN High-Level Political Forum for the 2030 Agenda

ISGlobal: ISGlobal at the UN High-Level Political Forum for the 2030 Agenda

The institution formed part of the panel that presented Spain’s action plan and participated in a preparation meeting between government and civil society


ISGlobal: "Don’t go to sleep right after supper"

ISGlobal: "Don’t go to sleep right after supper"

People who have their evening meal before 9 pm or wait at least two hours before going to sleep have lower risk of breast and prostate cancer


ISGlobal: "How many people die from tuberculosis every year?"

ISGlobal: "How many people die from tuberculosis every year?"

A study explores why the estimations from the World Health Organisation and the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation differ


CRG: "Negative selection is involved in cancer evolution"

CRG: "Negative selection is involved in cancer evolution"

CRG researchers deepens understanding of tumour genome evolution and suggests negative selection acting on cancer-essential genes plays a more important role than previously anticipated


In 2016, 268 scientific conferences took place at the PRBB. If you want to receive the weekly poster of the upcoming conferences by email, please contact with

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Scientific sessions, PRBB CRG Conferences

Mechanisms of emergent self-organization behaviors in Myxococcus xanthus biofilms

Dept. of Bioengineering, Center for Theoretical and Biological Physics. Houston, Texas

Oleg Igoshin

Sala Ramón y Cajal

Scientific sessions, PRBB CRG Conferences

to be determined

Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna AT

Stefan Kubicek

Sala Marie Curie

Press clippings

Press clippings from the PRBB centres: 

"Un estudi que tracta les propietats desinfectants del picant guanya un premi" el XIII Premi PRBB al Diari de Girona

Published at 02/05/2018

"Un estudio sobre las propiedades desinfectantes del picante gana premio PRBB" el XIII Premi PRBB a la Vanguardia

Published at 01/05/2018

"La UPF organiza actividades para el Día de la Mujer y la Niña en la Ciencia" PRBB at La Vanguardia

Published at 06/02/2018

"22D: Programa económico mínimo" el PRBB en la Vanguardia

Published at 21/12/2017


Researchers at the PRBB work in a wide variety of fields within biomedicine, life sciences and human health. Every year they publish more than 1,200 original scientific articles in Science Citation Index (SCI) journals.

The PRBB communication and public relations departments try to help the media with anything they require. We are fast, effective and reliable. We can facilitate contacts with experts on almost any scientific issue related to health or biology, via the centres located in the park.


Elvira López (PR)
(+34) 636 489 766

Reimund Fickert (Communication)
(+34) 606 988 423

Maruxa Martínez (Scientific editor)
(+34) 648 276 023

Mónica Rodriguez (Photographic material, management)
(+34) 649 451 778

IMIM - Hospital del Mar

Rosa Manaut
(+34) 93 316 0707

Marta Calsina
(+34) 93 316 0680


Gerard Vall-llovera Calmet
tel.: +34 93 542 2100

Mari Carmen Cebrián (CEXS-UPF)
tel.: 93 316 0916


Gloria Lligadas 
(+34) 93 316 0153

Laia Cendrós 
(+34) 93 316 0237


EMBL Barcelona

Carla Manzanas
(34) 93 316 0037

Iris Kruijen
(49) 6221 387-8443


Pau Rubio 
tel.: +34 669 877 850

Marta Solano
tel.: +34 696 912 841

Aleix Cabrera
tel.: +34 93 214 7333


Àngels Codina
tel: 93 230 9500

* If you need information or want to contact a scientist at a given centre, please contact the respective communication officers of the centres.

 Intervals programma with courses for continuing education for the professional development of residents of the Barcelona biomedical research park

Professional development

The programme PRBB Intervals provides residents with a range of education and training opportunities in areas that complement their professional experience. PRBB Intervals offers about 38 courses grouped into the following themes: leadership, management and career development; communication; biomedicine, society and good scientific practice. More information: PRBB Intervals Report 2017

PRBB Intervals

Becoming a scientific writer: Putting the "Why" before the "How"

Gavin Lucas

Sala Marie Curie

PRBB Intervals

Técnicas actorales para la comunicación científica

Fernando Gallego

Sala Marie Curie

PRBB Intervals

Sharpen your reasoning skills: logic and critical thinking for scientists

Sala Ramón y Cajal

PRBB Intervals

Search inside yourself (SIY) - Edición en castellano

José Antonio Aguilar

Sala Ramón y Cajal