IQAC participates in the multidisciplinary infrastructure NanomedCSIC

The Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) has created the multidisciplinary infraestructure Conexión-Nanomedicina (NanomedCSIC) for the knowledge transfer about nanomedicine between researchers. This new network comprehends chemists,…

The CSIC4Girls project finishes celebrating an open science day for kids

Las chicas son de ciencias (CSIC4Girls) project finished with an open science day for kids at the Center of Research and Development (CID-CSIC). Led by the researcher Mar Viana, from the Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research…

An IQAC research paper has been selected to be the Front Cover of Bioconjugate Chemistry Journal

The Unit of Synthesis & Biomedical Applications of Peptides (USiBAP) group, led by Dr. Isabel Haro, has recently published an article in Bioconjugate Chemistry , which has been selected to be the Front Cover of the journal. This research…

L’IQAC en la Nit de la Recerca 2021

L’Institut de Química Avançada de Catalunya (IQAC-CSIC) participa en la Nit de la Recerca 2021, que enguany tindrà lloc entre els dies 21 i 24 de setembre. La Nit Europea de la Recerca és un esdeveniment públic dedicat a la divulgació…
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Analytical Chemist Technician Position for Skin Permeation Studies in the Dermocosmetic Assessment Service

The Institute for Advanced Chemistry of Catalonia (IQAC-CSIC) is looking for an analytical chemist technician for skin permeation studies in the Dermocosmetic Assessment Service for 12 moth contract. The main objective will be to perform…

Light-activated drugs, localized medicine without side effects

Photopharmacology is based on the development of light-sensitive drugs that can be activated where, when, and with the desired intensity.   Photopharmacology is an emerging area of ​​science based on the development of photosensitive…

The exhibition “Catalan Women Scientists 2.0” in IQAC from 1st September to 28th October

The exhibition "Catalan Women Scientists 2.0” (Científiques Catalanes 2.0), born in 2020, aims to give greater visibility to the strategic role of women scientists in our territory, in order to create and disseminate female roles and models,…

Open submission for journal special issue on Photopharmacology

The Medicinal Chemistry group’s researchers Xavier Rovira, Amadeu Llebaria and Xavier Gómez-Santacana, acting as guest editors of International Journal on Molecular Sciences, welcome authors to submit their articles to special issues on photopharmacology. Photopharmacology…
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2 PhD position and MSc student positions

The Institute for Advanced Chemistry of Catalonia (IQAC-CSIC) offers 2 PhD positions and one MSc student position to support the research lines investigation of the Medical Chemistry and Synthesis group. PhD in Chemichal Biology / Molecular…

A pioneering project proposes light-controlled drugs to reduce heart damage after a heart attack

The PhotoHeart project is one of those selected in the CaixaResearch call, and will be funded with one million euros to develop a photopharmacological therapy that helps reduce heart damage after suffering a myocardial infarction. The project…