You are here



Research in this field will bring more pest-resistant plants and higher-quality fruit. With new technology, we can avoid transgenic crops.


More than 50 international experts are debating the current state of research and expectations for the future in industry and agriculture at the scientific debates organized by B·Debate and CRAG from 2 to 4 October in Barcelona. 


Experts from around the world are meeting in Barcelona from 18 to 20 September to debate the prospects for this supercomputing technology available as of 2020, which will promote personalized medicine.


With this personalized ‘virtual copy’, doctors will be able to test patients’ reactions to different drugs as of 2020.


This Catalan scientist highlighted the importance of stem-cell research to treat degenerative diseases and asked the government not to cut its budget.


Some 430,000 people die each year in the European Union as a result of breathing polluted air. 50% of all pollution is caused by brakes and tires on vehicles and asphalt.


B·Debate and the Institute of Environmental Sciences and Water Research (IDAEA-CSIC) are holding a scientific debate entitled 'Urban Air Quality: The challenge of non-exhaust road transport' on 11 and 12 July 2013 in Barcelona.


Richard Curtis brings a story of the fight against malaria in Africa to the cinema, starring Hilary Swank and Brenda Blethyn.


His work has focused on Spanish scientific policy, the role of science in society and the impact of new technology on agriculture.


The New York Academy of Sciences, the "la Caixa" Foundation, B·Debate and ISGlobal are holding a conference with some twenty of the top global experts in malaria research on 28 and 29 May in Barcelona.