The Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas "Alberto Sols" (IIBM), a joint center from the "Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC) and he Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM). Actually, IIBM is one of the most important Biomedical Research Centers in Spain. The scientific aims are distributed according to the 3 Research Areas of the Institute Physiopathology, Metabolism and Cell Signalling, and Cancer Biology, besides teaching is a very important part of our activities.

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Calderon-Dominguez, M, Sebastián, D, Fucho, R, Weber, M, Mir, JF, García-Casarrubios, E, Obregón, MJ , Zorzano, A, Valverde, ÁM , Serra, D, Herrero, L. (2016). Carnitine Palmitoyltransferase 1 Increases Lipolysis, UCP1 Protein Expression and Mitochondrial Activity in Brown Adipocytes. PLoS ONE. 11(7): e0159399 (PMID: 27438137) (doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0159399)
Herrera, M, Söderberg, M, Sabirsh, A, Valastro, B, Molne, J, Santamaría, B, Valverde, AM , Guionaud, S, Heasman, S, Bigley, A, Jermutus, L, Rondinone, C, Coghlan, M, Baker, D, Moreno Quinn, C. (2016). Inhibition of T-cell activation by CTLA4-Fc is sufficient to ameliorate proteinuric kidney disease. Am. J. Physiol. Renal Physiol. : ajprenal.00179.2016 (PMID: 27440778) (doi:10.1152/ajprenal.00179.2016)
Pajares, M, Jiménez-Moreno, N, García-Yagüe, ÁJ, Escoll, M, de Ceballos, ML, Van Leuven, F, Rábano, A, Yamamoto, M, Rojo, AI , Cuadrado, A . (2016). Transcription factor NFE2L2/NRF2 is a regulator of macroautophagy genes. Autophagy. (PMID: 27427974) (doi:10.1080/15548627.2016.1208889)


Isabel Varela-Nieto has been invited to serve on the International Committee of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology

Prof. Isabel Varela-Nieto, leader of the Neurobiology of hearing group, has been invited to serve on the International Committee of the Association for Research in Otolaryngology (ARO)...

Biological Basis of personalized medicine in cancer. Future perspectives

Bases biológicas de la medicina personalizada en cáncer. Perspectivas futuras This summer course organized by UAM will be held from July 6th to 8th (10:00 to...

Sebastián Cerdán has been named Academician of the Royal National Academy of Pharmacy

Excmo. Sr. D. Sebastián Cerdán García-Esteller took office as academician of number of the Royal National Academy of Pharmacy on April 28th. His...


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