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Synopsis B·Debate

Sinopsi B·Debate Natural Selection in humans
03.11.2017

If natural selection is the basic mechanism behind evolution as proposed by Darwin, and if human beings are deeply immersed in what we call culture, the question is: are we still evolving? To answer this question, some of the best international experts on the topic met at B·Debate.

Foto Sinopsi B·Debate: Dels microbis als medicaments
19.10.2017

How works the relationship between the microbiome and the human body? How it can be regulated? Some of the top international experts in the area participated in this B·Debate to try to answer these questions.

Synopsis of the B·Debate: Zika virus and other mosquito-borne viruses
14.09.2017

Are we ready to prevent or fight the mosquito-borne diseases? To discuss this, and to propose the necessary improvements, some of the top international experts will participate in B·Debate.

Sinopsi del B·Debate "GTEx"
29.08.2017

Members of the GTEx project, all international experts, met for the first time in Europe to share the most recent advances.

BDebate Artificial Intelligence
15.06.2017

Several top international experts in artificial intelligence met for a B·Debate session, an initiative of Biocat and the “la Caixa” Foundation, to discuss the benefits and risks of AI, specifically but not exclusively online and on social media.

B·Debate Industrial Biotechnology
10.05.2017

On 14 and 15 February 2016, researchers and businesspeople from around the world met for a B·Debate on the present and future of industrial biotechnology.

05.05.2017

More and more, medicine strives for a greater level of precision. And it has an increasingly important ally: imaging techniques. In order to discuss some of the most recent and important advances, several of the top experts in the world came together convened by B·Debate.

11.04.2017

Rare diseases each, by definition, affect only a handful of people. However, there are more than 7,000 different types and they affect roughly 10% of the global population. Researchers from around the world gathered at B·Debate to discuss the new advances in drug repurposing for rare diseases.

Sinopsis B·Debate: Early Life Experiences
20.02.2017

On 25 and 26 October 2016 researchers from around the world gathered at B·Debate to discuss early stress and its relation with an increased risk of mental illness

Sinopsis B·Debate: El cáncer más allá del genoma
01.12.2016

On October 13 and 14, 2016, researchers from around the world met at B·Debate to discuss about the cancer's genetic and epigenetic regulation mechanisms during the forth edition of the Barcelona Conference on Epigenetics and Cancer (BCEC).