IBioBA’s SEMINAR PROGRAM RETURNED

Since the end of March, we implemented changes in the teams´s work routine based on the social, preventive and compulsory isolation measures issued by the National Government. From this, our guards maintain the essential functions of the Institute (e.g. nitrogen tanks for cells, animal facility, etc.) and the groups work from their homes in the…

MERCOSUR approved an emergency fund of USD16 millions for the regional fight against COVID-19

The IBioBA is a member of FOCEM-MERCOSUR Biomedicine Network created in 2011, involving research Institutes of Brazil, Uruguay, Paraguay and Argentina. In the context of the coronavirus pandemic, FOCEM-Mercosur approved to provide the Network with specific founds (US $ 16 million) that will be used entirely for the coordinated fight against COVID-19, mainly for the diagnostic…

The IBioBA promotes scientific vocations

Under the tutoring of researchers from IBioBA, students from the German Pestalozzi school developed a methodology to detect dengue vector mosquito species (Aedes aegypti). With this work, they obtained the third place in the Jugend Forscht (‘Young people research’) contest in Germany. During 2019, Patricio Yankilevich from the Bioinformatics Platform and Sebastián Giusti from the…

AN INNOVATIVE METHOD FOR PROTEIN STUDY

The journal Nature Structural and Molecular Biology published a discovery of researchers from IBioBA and the biotech company Genentech in the United States. They developed a technique for identifying neddylated proteins that elucidates a problem that had not been solved for years Knowing the molecular basis of both the functions of the cells and communication…

El equipo del IBioBA.-

The IBioBA in motion

This year ends with several goals accomplished and new projects for 2020. During 2019 the Institute carried out a wide spectrum of activities focused on three fundamental aims: scientific excellence, international cooperation and science communication. During this period, IBioBA researchers attended to different events and strategic meetings to give continuity to the joint research projects…

Eduardo Arzt y Rory E. Morty

VISIT TO THE MAX PLANCK GUEST LABORATORY

Researchers from the Max Planck Heart and Lung Institute in Bad Nauheim (Germany) visited the Institute in the frame of the activities of the Guest Laboratory. During the week of November 4, Dr. Rory E. Morty of the Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research (MPI-HL) from Bad Nauheim, Germany, visited the Institute, gave…

SCIENCE NIGHT

On November 2 we participated at The Night of the Museums, a massive cultural event that has been taking place for more than fifteen years in the city of Buenos Aires. The entire IBioBa´s team presented special activities for the general public with the aim of bringing scientific work to the community in a fun…

LAKN - Buenos Aires, Argentina

IBioBa hosts the Latin American Knowledge Network

For the first time in Latin America, this meeting brought together endocrinologists and researchers from seven countries in the region. The IBioBa was chosen as the host of the tenth edition of the Latin American Knowledge Network (LAKN). Gathered under the motto “Ten years sharing knowledge, caring people” it brought together 107 specialists in endocrinology…