IBE Research in the Media IBE Research in the Media

25th March, 2014. Regió7. "Les aus marines mediterrànies poden portar el virus del denge i la febra grogra". Article about the paper "Circulation of a Meaban-Like Virus in Yellow-Legged Gulls and Seabird Ticks in the Western Mediterranean Basin" with the participation of Elena Gómez-Díaz (Salvador Carranza's group).

23 March, 2014. El Mundo, Ed nacional. "Los negros fueron blancos y viceversa". Includes opinion of Jaume Bertranpetit.


17th February, 2014. La Vanguardia, Ed digital. "Los humanos tenemos muy poca diversidad genética". Interview with Tomàs Marquès-Bonet and Javier Prado.


6th February, 2014. ABC, Ed digital. "El programa EMBO young investigators premia a tres científicos en Catalunya". Tomàs Marqués Bonet is one of the three awarded Scientists.


5th February, 2014. TV3, Els matins de TV3. "Els cognoms catalans, un estudi genètic de l'oxrigen dels cognoms catalans" (video). With the participation of  Francesc Calafell.


On the publication of the article: "Convergent evolution in European and Rroma populations reveals pressure exerted by plague on Toll-like receptors, with the participation of Jaume Bertranpetit:


30th January, 2014. El Mundo, Ed Nac. "El ser humano cada vez más Neandertal" (includes opinion of Tomàs Marquès-Bonet).


30th January, 2014. El País, Ed Nac. "Esa otra especie humana" (article by Carles Lalueza-Fox).


30th January, 2014. ARA. "L'herència genètica dels Neandertals arriba fins avui" (article commented by Carles Lalueza-Fox).


On the publication of the article  "Derived immune and ancestral pigmentation alleles in a 7,000-year-old Mesolithic European", with the participation of Tomàs Marquès-Bonet, Arcadi Navarro and Carles Lalueza-Fox:


17th January, 2014. La Razón digital. "Los perros y los lobos se "separaron" antes de la era de la agricultura". Article about the paper "Genome Sequencing Highlights the Dynamic Early History of Dogs" (with the collaboration of Tomàs Marqués-Bonet).

On the publication of the article "Elephant shark genome provides unique insights into gnathostome evolution", with the participation of Tomàs Marqués-Bonet:


30th December, 2013. Muscatdaily.com. New species of gecko endemic to Sharqiyah Sands discovered. Spanish scientists from IBE Salvador Carranza and Margarita Metallinou researching on Oman's reptiles have discovered a new species of gecko. 


19th December, 2013. La Razón. "Cuatro especies para explicar nuestros orígenes" (commented by Tomàs Marquès-Bonet)


18th November, 2013. Europapress. La historia de la vida en clave genómica. Article about the paper "Late-replicating CNVs as a source of new genes", with the collaboration of Tomàs Marques-Bonet.


10th November, 2013. El Diari de Tarragona. 343 tarraconense en un estudio genético del origen de los apellidos. On the project "La genètica dels cognoms catalans". Study coordinated by Francesc Calafell, David Comas and Jaume Bertranpetit.

2nd November, 2013. Segre (Lleida). "La genética dels cognoms. més de 300 lleidatans participen en un estudi sobre l'orígen i particulatitat dels noms". On the project "La genètica dels cognoms catalans". Study coordinated by Francesc Calafell, David Comas and Jaume Bertranpetit.


20th October, 2013. Presencia (Girona). Digues com et dius i.... (artcicle about the project "La genètica dels cognoms catalans", study coordinated by Francesc Calafell, David Comas and Jaume Bertranpetit).


11th October, 2013. El 9NOU. Interview with David Comas, Evolutionary Biology specialist.