“The Public Space Is a Fundamental Right”

“The Public Space Is a Fundamental Right”

Diputació de Barcelona and ISGlobal organised the Second Meeting on Urban Environment and Health


Biologia sintètica per prevenir la metàstasi

Biologia sintètica per prevenir la metàstasi

El grup d'estudiants de la UPF va presentar el seu projecte a la competició de biologia sintètica iGEM.


Long-Term Exposure to Road Traffic Noise May Increase the Risk of Obesity

Long-Term Exposure to Road Traffic Noise May Increase the Risk of Obesity

Study published in Environment International provides new evidence on the damaging effects of noise on health


Anti-inflammatory drugs could improve the cognitive disorders that occur when quitting smoking

Anti-inflammatory drugs could improve the cognitive disorders that occur when quitting smoking

Researchers have studied disorders in learning and memory caused by tobacco withdrawal. The work opens the door to developing new strategies for treating nicotine dependency.


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

Doctoral thesis: Characterization of molecular mechanisms of acquired resistance to trastuzumab in gastric cancer

G.R. en Teràpia Molecular del Càncer, IMIM

Aïda Sampera

Sala Charles Darwin

Scientific sessions

Simulación clínica como metodologia innovadora en la educación en salud

Innovació Docent, Hospital Virtual de Valdecilla, Santander

José Maria Maestre

sala Josep Marull-Dr. Aiguader, 80

Scientific sessions

Doctoral thesis: Urban environment, transport behaviours, and health

ISGlobal-Campus Mar

Ione Ávila-Palencia

Sala Xipre, 173.06

Press clippings

Press clippings from the PRBB centres: 

"Hemos aprendido a buscarnos la vida" Interview to Jordi Camí at Expansión

Published at 13/11/2018

"La nostra ciència", el Openday del PRBB al Núvol

Published at 09/10/2018

"Open Day de la ciència. Els ciutadans entren al laboratori" el PRBB a Catalunya Radio

Published at 06/10/2018

"El 16% de artículos científicos catalanes en biomedicina, entre el 1% más citado del mundo", el PRBB en La Vanguardia

Published at 05/09/2018


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

Introduction to scientific data visualization

Fernando Cucchietti and Guillermo Marin

Sala Charles Darwin

PRBB Intervals

Interview and job application skills

Roser Pinyol

Sala Ramón y Cajal

PRBB Intervals

Difficult conversations: how to make them easier

Sala Ramón y Cajal

PRBB Intervals

Pensar en imágenes: cómo usar la facilitación gráfica para solucionar problemas, innovar y trabajar en equipo

Anna Segarra

Marie Curie room