- Research

MacroH2A1.1 regulates mitochondrial respiration by limiting nuclear NAD+ consumption

A new paper published by researchers from the Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute (IJC) and the Programme of Predictive and Personalized Medicine of Cancer, Germans Trias i Pujol Research Institute (PMPPC-IGTP) reveals a new role for macroH2A1.1. The project was spear-headed by Melanija Posavec Marjanovic and Sarah Hurtado-Bagès, two PhD students enrolled in the Pompeu Fabra University PhD program

- Institutional

Comunicat de les universitats i dels centres de recerca de Catalunya

Communiqué in English below Avui s'han reunit els màxims representants del conjunt d'universitats i centres de recerca de Catalunya (una seixantena d'institucions que representen prop del 90% del sistema) per valorar la situació creada a Catalunya de resultes de les actuacions de l'Estat espanyol en els darrers dies.

- Campus Can Ruti

Environmental ‘memories’ passed on for 14 generations

Scientists at the Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG)in Barcelona and the Josep Carreras Leukaemia Research Institute and The Institute for Health Science Research Germans Trias i Pujol (IGTP)in Badalona, Spain, have discovered that the impact of environmental change can be passed on in the genes of tiny nematode worms for at least 14 generations - the most that has ever been seen in animals. The findings will be published on Friday 21st April in the journal Science.