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The research group for Research in Cell and Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Engineering, composed of researchers from Sant Pau Hospital, the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and the Technical University of Catalonia, has found a new group of stem cells from the spinal cord that may lead to a new form of treatment for the regeneration...

Noves cllules mare per regenerar cors malalts

A Biophysical approach to the economic development

Economic development is related to the evolution of human systems as well as to  interaction with the environment. Therefore, we need a biophysical analytical approach to complement the economic approach, to better understand its impact on the environment. This...

Conjunt d'imatges de tecnologies actuals

After being synthesized, the proteins fold themselves to acquire their function. Although this process, called oxidative folding, has been investigated extensively, some keys aspects have been neglected, like the thermodynamics or the computational prediction. UAB researchers disassembled this puzzle and its conclusions became a one single theory...

Claus moleculars del plegament oxidatiu

Why are hybrids not symmetrical?

Most animal species have two symmetrical halves. There are small differences that break this bilateral symmetry. Scientists at the UAB have studied how these differences come about and how organisms try to achieve perfect symmetry by crossing two species of insects, Drosophila madeirensis and...

Dibuix asimtric

The constant growth of the European cities deeply affects the surrounding agricultural zones, which have reduced in size and have been taken over by urban infrastructures that have been built. Jordi Sempere studies how this has affected farmers of the surrounding areas of Barcelona and Toulouse, which are growing in similar ways but where the...

Gestionar b els espais agrcoles metropolitans, clau per a una organitzaci eficient del territori

José Luis Negreira Verjillos carries out a deep and meticulous study of the history of Cerdanyola del Vallès between 1931 and 1976 in order to reconsider the political, social, economic and cultural events that occurred during that period. The author also revises some of the existing theories applied to Catalonia and Spain, from a...

Grup de republicans

One of the most frequent problems that affects horses is the equine colic, which can reach different levels of seriousness. A group of scientist from the UAB has carried out a clinical research on 115 horses, using the two analysis methods formerly described the horses' plasma. Constable simplied method on strong iones has turn out the most...

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