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On the publication of the article "Mountain gorilla genomes reveal the impact of long-term population decline and inbreeding", with the participation of Tomàs Marquès-Bonet:


8th April, 2015. Catalunya Radio. La tribu de Catalunya Ràdio: Tercera hora. Interview to Roger Vila (Min. 24:15).


Contributions of Luc Steels to the "Ciencia en pantalla" section of La Vanguardia:


On the publication of the article "MiR-2 family regulates insect metamorphosis by controlling the juvenile hormone signaling pathway", with the participation of Xavier Bellès:


4th March, 2015. Suplementos la Vanguardia, Ed. nacional. "Ingeniería biológica frente al punto crítico". Reference to Ricard Solé.


Interview with Xavier Bellès about eating insects:


On the publication of the article " Y-chromosome diversity in Catalan surname samples: insights into surname origin and frequency", with the participation of Jaume Bertranpetit, David Comas and Francesc Calafell:


19th January, 2015. BBC. "Carnivorous caterpillars attack victims". Article about the paper "When caterpillars attack: biogeography and life history evolution of the Miletinae (Lepidoptera: Lycaenidae)", with the participation of Gerard Talavera (Roger Vila's group).


19th January, 2015. El Mundo. "Un concepto anacrónico". Opinion article by Carles Lalueza-Fox.


13th January, 2015. La Vanguardia. "Procrear sin macho". Article about the paper "Nonrandom patterns of genetic admixture expose the complex historical hybrid origin of unisexual leaf beetle species in the genus Calligrapha", with the participation of Jesús Gómez-Zurita.


13th January, 2015. El Heraldo de Aragón. "2014 el año en que aterrizamos en un cometa" (reference to Carles Lalueza-Fox's).

1st January, 2015. Agencia SINC.es. "Veinte grandes logros de la ciencia española en 2014" (reference to Carles Lalueza-Fox's work).


On the publication of the article "Prehistoric genomes reveal the genetic foundation and cost of horse domestication", with the participation of Tomàs Marquès-Bonet:


6th December, 2014. La Vanguardia. "El cuc que no cesa". Includes opinion of Tomàs Marquès-Bonet.

3rd December, 2014. El Mundo, Ed. nac. "El ADN resucita al rey Ricardo III". Article which include opinion of Carles Lalueza-Fox.


2nd December, 2014. Agenciasinc.es. "No sabemos cúando, cómo ni por qué se originó el lenguaje humano". Interview with Luc Steels.


On the publication of the article: "Discovered just before extinction? The first endemic ant from the Balearic Islands (Lasius balearicus sp. nov.) is endangered by climate change" with the collaboration of Gerad Talavera and Roger Vila:


On the publication of the article "Specification of Differentiated Adult Progenitors via Inhibition of Endocycle Entry in the Drosophila Trachea", with the participation of Xavier Franch:


24th October, 2014. El Mundo. "El parecido entre humanos y gorilas". Article by Tomàs Marquès-Bonet.


On the publication of the paper "Genome sequence of a 45,000-year-old modern human from western Siberia", several articles which include opinion of Carles Lalueza-Fox: