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“Immunotherapy is the most wonderful tool we have in medicine today”

“Immunotherapy is the most wonderful tool we have in medicine today”

A recent study led by the Vall d'Hebron and the Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (ICN2) has shown, through a new technique using gold nanoparticles and cell cultures, that activation of the immune system's natural killer cells can help eliminate HIV reservoirs in infected cells. Víctor Puntes, ICREA research professor at VHIR and ICN2, told us the finding....

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What we do?

We encourage more open and effective communication between society and the Catalan system of research and innovation in order to boost public interest in science and technology.

Our areas of activity

We focus on three areas of activity:

Milió de persones

3.5 million

people have taken part in 23 editions of Science Week.

56 investigadors

54 researchers

and 24 entities have received prizes in 28 editions of the Catalonian National Research Awards.

500 activitats

180,000 students

and 1,300 scientists have participated in 15 editions of School Science Day.

Prop de 5000 professors

5,000 teachers

have attended the editions of the Science sessions and workshops.

90000 persones

90.000

people attend our scientific events every year.

100 investigadores

+ 1,000 teachers

have updated their knowledge in our Summer Schools.

17000 preuniversitaris

17.000

and 12 research centres have debated in 13 “Coffee with Science” sessions.

1250 docents

7,000 pupils

and 600 teachers have enrolled in 6 sessions of Young Science Talents.

160.000 usuaris

85,000

secondary school pupils visit our EspaiCiència in the Saló de l’Ensenyament exhibition every year.

Milió de persones

1,8 milion

people have taken part in 23 editions of Science Week.

56 investigadors

54 researchers

and 24 entities have received prizes in 28 editions of the Catalonian National Research Awards.

500 activitats

180,000 students

and 1,300 scientists have participated in 15 editions of School Science Day.

Prop de 5000 professors

5,000 teachers

have attended the editions of the Science sessions and workshops.

90000 persones

90.000

people attend our scientific events every year.

100 investigadores

+ 1,000 teachers

have updated their knowledge in our Summer Schools.

17000 preuniversitaris

17.000

and 12 research centres have debated in 13 “Coffee with Science” sessions.

1250 docents

7,000 pupils

and 600 teachers have enrolled in 6 sessions of Young Science Talents.

160.000 usuaris

85,000

secondary school pupils visit our EspaiCiència in the Saló de l’Ensenyament exhibition every year.

The board

Generalitat de Catalunya
Obra social La Caixa
esteve
IberCaja
Telefonica
BBVA
Endesa
Naturgy