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DAB haploids Basic Research
16.07.2019
Cell Reports. CNIO researchers find a method to select for mammalian cells with half the number of chromosomes Since the emergence of molecular genetics more than fifty years ago, scientists have tried to...
Maria Blasco and Kurt Whittemore, CNIO Basic Research
08.07.2019
PNAS. CNIO researchers discover that the rate of telomere shortening predicts species lifespan A flamingo lives 40 years and a human being lives 90 years; a mouse lives two years and an elephant...
Polycomb regions at mouse embryonic stem cells Basic Research
18.06.2019
Cell Reports. CNIO researchers describe new functions of protein that plays key role in some tumours and rare diseases Cohesin is a protein complex that is essential for chromosome segregation in dividing cells. Recent...
Intestinal stem cells with URI, CNIO Basic Research
30.05.2019
Science. CNIO researchers discover a new way to protect against high-dose radiation damage Radiotherapy, a common treatment for cancer, is one of the most effective ways to destroy cancer...
CNIO participates in an international study identifying hnRNP K as novel oncogene for most common types of blood cancer Basic Research
21.05.2019
JNCI. CNIO participates in an international study identifying hnRNP K as novel oncogene for most common types of blood cancer Miguel Gallardo, researcher and coordinator of the H12O-CNIO Haematological Malignancies Clinical...
RUVBL1-RUVBL2 ring Basic Research
01.05.2019
Science Advances. CNIO team describes the ‘energy engine’ mechanism of essential protein that mediates a variety of processes in cancer cells Proteins are sometimes described as the building blocks of life; inside cells proteins associate...
CNIO building Basic Research
09.04.2019
Cancer Cell. CNIO researchers succeed at removing some types of pancreatic cancer in animal models Researchers from the Experimental Oncology Group, led by Mariano Barbacid at the Spanish National...
FAK activates cell migration Basic Research
11.03.2019
PNAS. An international study co-led by CNIO identifies a ‘sensor’ that activates cell migration The cytoskeleton is a structure that not only helps cells maintain their shape and internal...
p62 Basic Research
20.12.2018
Cancer Cell. Researchers from the CNIO and the Hospital 12 de Octubre make sense out of the chaos of melanoma Unlike other skin cancers – and without knowing really why – melanoma is one of the most...

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