A regional perspective on neuroinflammation

Researchers from Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil analyzed the interaction that takes place between the nervous and immune systems in different psychiatric and neurological diseases. What do autism, disorders such as anxiety and depression, brain injuries and Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis have in common? At first glance, little and nothing. However, researchers from Argentina, Uruguay and Brazil…

Symposium Frontiers in Bioscience 3

More than 30 scientists from the Max Planck Society of Germany and from Argentina presentes the latest cutting-edge research projects in Biological Sciences.  The Symposium “Frontiers in Bioscience 3” organized by IBIoBA was held from September 17th to 19th, 2018, and covered current topics in the frontline of biological sciences, presented by prestigious scientists of…

Frontiers in Bioscience 3 in Buenos Aires

More than 500 people participate in this meeting. From September 17 to 19 Directors of Max Planck Institutes, along with researchers from Argentina, will present the latest advances in different scientific disciplines. The third edition of the symposium Frontiers in Bioscience, organized by our institute, started on Monday, September 17. For three days Directors of…

IBioBA celebrates the Max Planck Day

On September 14, all the Max Planck Institutes will celebrate the #MaxPlanckTag (Max Planck Day), since 2018 is a milestone year for the Max Planck Society: it’s the 70th anniversary of the Max-Planck-Gesellschaft, the 160th birthday of Max Planck, and the 100th anniversary of the award of the Nobel Prize. The Biomedicine Research Institute of…

IBioBA participated in the inauguration of the first laboratory of biotechnology applied to health in Paraguay

Eduardo Arzt, Director of IBioBA, during the inauguration. Eduardo Arzt, Director of the Biomedicine Research Institute of Buenos Aires (IBioBA, CONICET – Partner Institute of the Max Planck Society), attended the opening ceremony of the new Applied Biotechnology Laboratory of CEDIC in Asunción, Paraguay. CEDIC, along with IBioBA; the Central Public Health Laboratory of the…