IBE Research in the Media IBE Research in the Media

25th September, 21012. TV3. Programa "Què, Quí, Com: Quí sóc jo" (video from min 17).  F. Calafell and D. Comas explain how the genetic diversity of Y chromosomes in men carrying the same surname can determine whether that surname was founded by one or more men.    

2012 National Geographic; September issue (Spanish edition): Short comment on a research work of X. Bellés group "Moléculas con poder de Cambio"

12th September, 2012. TEF TV Interview to Elena Gómez-Díaz. Watch TV interview

6th September, 2012. IB3TV Promotional Video. Watch IB3 video. Avout Carranza's team fieldwork in the Balearic Islands.

4th September, 2012. BBC News. Science and environment section: "Pyrenean desman: On the trail of Europe's weirdest beast" . Science and Environment section: "Pyrenean desman: On the trail of Europe's weirdest beast". The report describes the research carried out on the endangered Pyrenean desman (Galemys pyrenaicus), and in which IBE researcher Jose Castresana collaborates.

29th August, 2012. La Vanguardia/Cultura setmanal. "Vida Real Vida Artificial". Ricard Solé.

11th August, 2012. Regió7 (Catalunya). "El descobridor del depredador oceànic més petit parla a Oslo". Javier del Campo, IBE postdoctoral Researcher, has discovered the smallest oceanic predator known who has named "Minorisa Minuta". He has presented his latest research results in an International congres on protistology held in Oslo (Norway).

14th June, 2013. El Mundo (Ed Nacional) "Los genes del Simio promiscuo" (professor T. Marquès-Bonet, investigador del Centre de Biologia Evolutiva, UPF-CSIC)

14th June, 2013. Regió 7 (Catalunya). SEQÜENCIEN EL BONOBO, EL COSÍ' MÉS SOCIABLE I SEXUAL DE L'HOME (professor T. Marquès-Bonet, investigdor de l'Institut de Biologia Evolutiva, UPF-CSIC) 


8th April, 2012. La Vanguardia. "Hombre y primate tan lejos tan cerca" by T. Marquès-Bonet.  

4th April, 2012. Program HORIZON BBC "Is it possible to replicate human intelligence?":  Interview with Luc Steels.

25th March, 2012. Programa REDES RTVE "Robots para saber como somos": Interview with Luc Steels.

22nd February, 2012. Diario Mediterraneo: "Los científicos alertan de una fuga de cerebros a causa de los recortes". Opina Xavier Bellés Director del IBE. View full text 

12th February, 2012. Programa REDES RTVE "Rastrear el pasado por medio de la genética": Interview with Carles Lalueza

On the publication of the article:  Philippe Charlier, Iñigo Olalde, Neus Solé, Oscar Ramírez, Jean-Pierre Babelon, Bruno Galland, Francesc Calafell, Carles Lalueza-Fox. Genetic comparison of the head of Henri IV and the presumptive blood from Louis XVI (both Kings of France). Forensic Science International. DOI: 10.1016/j.forsciint.2012.11.018.

On the field recollecting phase campaign in Ibiza  of "PARIS" project (Fp7). The campaign includes recollection of parasites, vectors (mosquitoes) and lizards from Pitiüses islands collected  both in next-to urban areas and protected natural spaces. The project is coordinated by IBE researcher E. Gómez-Díaz.


On the publication of the paper by Prufer et al. The bonobo genome compared with the chimpanzee and human genomes. 2012. Nature, doi:10.1038/nature11128: