A new human ancestor, geckos, obesity and the genetics of risk-taking

Your one-minute digest to some of this week’s research highlights from the centres at the Biomedical Research Park of Barcelona (PRBB).

You can follow all the activities on social networks by using the hashtag #CiutatiCiència (Image from UPF flickr).

Homo Sapiens Urbanus: the initiative of the PRBB for the Barcelona Biennal Ciutat i Ciència

The PRBB is organizing an event with eight short outreach talks by young scientists, in the framework of the first edition of the Barcelona Biennal Ciutat i Ciència.

Images of hematopoietic stem cells (HSCs) from Carolina Florian’s work. Florian et al. PLoS Biol. 2018

From stem cells to computational models

The Annual DCEXS-UPF Symposium took place at the PRBB auditorium in November, with topics covered ranging from ageing to modelling, and including a roundtable on the future of science.

14th PRBB Award for secondary school research projects

14th PRBB Award for secondary school research projects

A new PRBB Award edition for secondary school research projects is opened.