Indentified the role of the CCR5 in the formation of the antibodies and immune memory after vaccination

A study led by the National Center of Biotechnology (CNB-CSIC) and with the participation of the Institute in Advanced Chemistry of Catalonia (IQAC-CSIC), from the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC)  describe a new function of CCR5…

Final event of LIFE-FLAREX project

We kindly invite you to the LIFE-FLAREX final event on June 17th from 10 to 12 CEST.  This event will be organized remotely as a webinar. The aim of this webinar is to present the key findings and outcomes from the LIFE-FLAREX project…

New pathway to attack tumor cells identified

A study led by researchers from the Institut de Neurociències (INc-UAB), in collaboration with the Institute for Advanced Chemistry of Catalonia (IQAC-CSIC), describes a new mechanism by which the antitumor drug ABTL0812 induces stress in…

Supercomputing to find drugs against SARS-CoV-2

The COVID-19 fund of the Carlos III Health Institute (ISCIII) awards a project to the Barcelona Supercomputing Center (BSC), lead by Víctor Guallar, in collaboration of Nostrum Biodiscovery (NBD) and the Medical Chemistry and Synthesis group,…

2ª convocatoria Plan de Formación 2020 para personal del CSIC

En esta 2ª convocatoria del Plan de Formación 2020 para personal funcionario, laboral o contratado temporal del CSIC, cuyo plazo de inscripción es del 1 al 12 de junio de 2020 (ambos inclusive), en el Instituto de Química Avanzada de Cataluña…

New methods to detect Coronavirus: interactive webinar on the diagnosis of COVID-19

  CSIC has orgnized an interactive webinar on new COVID-19 detection systems that brings together biotechnologist Luis Blanco, the physicist Javier Tamayo and the nanotechnologists Laura Lechuga and Pilar Marco, Scientific Director…

IQAC-CSIC researchers use whole living cells as ‘templates’ to seek for bioactive molecules

A study performed by researchers at the Institute for Advanced Chemistry of Catalonia (IQAC) from the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) pioneers the use of whole living cells (human lung adenocarcinoma) in dynamic combinatorial chemistry…
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One year Post-doctoral Contract (Synthetic Organic Chemist)

Position: One-year post-doctoral contract for a synthetic organic chemist. Institution: Institute in Advanced Chemistry of Catalonia (IQAC). Description: We’re looking for a synthetic organic chemist for a one-year post-doctoral contract.…

IQAC-CSIC researchers receive an AGAUR grant to develop a diagnostic and monitoring tool for cystinosis

The Supramolecular Chemistry group from the Institute for Advanced Chemistry of Catalonia (IQAC) belonging to the Spanish National Research Council (CSIC) has been awarded with a project led by Dr. Ignacio Alfonso, to develop a diagnostic and…

Celebrating Sant Jordi at IQAC during the COVID19 quarantine

On April 23, at the Institute for Advanced Chemistry of Catalonia (IQAC) we want to celebrate this special day confined at home with some books recommendations from all our staff. Our IQAC´s people have provided photos and texts to spend…