”la Caixa” awards grants worth 28 million euros to 79 pioneering research projects with great social impact
Barcelona, September 16, 2019
Spain’s leading philanthropic research institution devotes 90 million euros to promote talent, research and innovation.
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CaixaForum Madrid unveils its most transversal season, featuring luxury, vampires, surrealism, photography and contemporary art
Madrid, September 4, 2019
”la Caixa” will present five exhibitions over the 2019-2020 season in a programme in which the highlights include particularly shows organised in cooperation with major European museum institutions.
More than 5 million children vaccinated in Africa and South America thanks to the Alliance for Child Vaccination led by ”la Caixa”
Barcelona, July 22, 2019
The Alliance for Child Vaccination adopts a pioneering formula to encourage corporate social responsibility in Spain: ”la Caixa” and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation multiply each euro donated by four, thereby quadrupling efforts to immunise children against vaccine-preventable diseases.
Barcelona, May 22, 2019
Almost 3,600 people participated in a European study by the Barcelona Institute for Global Health (ISGlobal), an institution supported by ”la Caixa”, on the impact of green and blue spaces on mental health and vitality.
Barcelona, April 17, 2019
Cervical cancer negative for the human papilloma virus (HPV) is rare but more aggressive: it is more frequently diagnosed at advanced stages, with more metastasis and reduced survival. These are the conclusions of a study co-led by ISGlobal, an institution supported by ”la Caixa”, the Hospital Clinic and the University of Barcelona.
Barcelona, February 27, 2019
StarLife is computational infrastructure for large-scale biomedical projects that require an architecture designed specifically to handle and make use of vast volumes of biomedical data. The initiative is coordinated by Barcelona Supercomputing Center, the Centre for Genomic Regulation and IRB Barcelona.