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Science is catchy

Science is catchy

International Day of Women and Girls in Science
Dialogue between Professor Marta Giralt and her daughter, doctoral student Palmira Llorens
Historical building

“150 years in pictures”

Photographic exhibition of the University’s Historical Building
It shows historical photographs in several rooms of the university headquarters
Vespres

Supporting emerging artists

A new edition of Els Vespres d'Hivern
Tickets can now be booked for the cycle of concerts, which begins on 3 February

The Univer
sity

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Our university integrates tradition and innovation
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UB students
1st
Spanish university in the ARWU ranking 2020
1st
most innovative university in Spain, according to Reuters
7,112
scientific publications

Our studies and faculties

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Bachelor's, master's, and postgraduate's degrees, and doctorate programmes as also as lifelong learning courses.

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Sixteen faculties and ten affiliated centers with a wide range of studies and research in all scientific areas.
Arts and humanities
Culture

Arts and Humanities, melting pot of 20th century Catalan culture

The study reveals the faculty's key role in shaping the Catalan cultural world.

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Marine reserves unlikely to restore marine ecosystems
Research

Limitations of marine protected areas

Reserves are insufficient to restore the food web prior to intensive fishing.

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Charm
Institutional

First CHARM-EU graduation

They are the first graduates of a European university

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Espiga blat
Research

Evolution of wheat spikes

Awns are organs of the spike that have been associated with the plant's adaptations to drought conditions.

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Unizar
Research

Lung adenocarcinoma and metastasis

Researchers find how lung adenocarcinoma recruits cancer-associated cells, which could favour metastasis.

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Brain and obsessive compulsive disorder
Research

Brain and obsessive compulsive disorder

The size of two brain regions may predict the effectiveness of psychological behavioural therapy in children with OCD.

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Improving existing antibiotics
Research

Improving existing antibiotics

The lack of efficient antibiotics is an increasingly serious threat to global health.

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EUCAIM
Institutional

La UB, present in the EUCAIM European project

Together with the Barcelona Supercomputing Centre, the University will lead the chapter of federated solutions on analyses and learning.

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UB-DANONE
Institutional

The 8th UB Danone Chair Awards are presented

These awards are an initiative, launched in 2015, to support training in food and health among young students.

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The UB on video

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