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Identified a Gene with a Key Role in Neuronal Survival

Researchers at the Institute of Neurosciences at Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (INc-UAB) identified the fundamental role played by the Nurr1 gene in neuron survival associated with synaptic activity. The discovery, published in the Journal of Biological Chemistry,...

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Immigration in Catalonia: E Pluribus Unum (Aposta Award 2011)

In recent years, Catalonia and Spain as a whole have experienced a dramatic, ongoing increase in their volume of international immigration, consequently reaching a level of socio-cultural “mixedness” or ethnocultural hybridity that compares with...

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Alba synchrotron may help in the fight against cancer

Different synchrotron generated X-rays techniques, which allow a very precise radiotherapy and high resolution images production, have been tested in cancer research worldwide recently. The ALBA Synchrotron despite being surrounded by biomedical research centers, has...

Nanopartícules