Category: Lab

News from the bench

XVI RBMP

We are excited to attend the 16th Meeting of Plant Molecular Biology held in Seville, Spain, from tomorrow 14th until Friday 16th of September. Paloma and myself will present our most recent results and...

We have a kick-off

Finally we are good to go After endless virtual meetings, we finally celebrated the kick-off meeting of our new PRIMA project #Quinoa4Med (#Q4M) from the 27th to the 28th of July at the Centre...

Bachelor thesis – ticked off

Congratulations Irene In the last week our Bachelor student Irene Viguera Leza defended very successfully her thesis in Biotechnology. Over the past months, I more and more relished Irene’s project and finally got really...

Junior Seminar – check

Next hurdle taken… After getting her work published, Paloma successfully presented her project in the Junior Seminar Series of the CBGP. Being able to pick up theses kind of activities after the COVID break...

Our faces in the UPMday22

Last week, from the 17th to the 18th of May, the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid celebrated its UPMday22. In this occasion, the students that were not able to properly celebrate their graduation due to...

He are hiring!!!

Open Postdoc vacancy We are looking for a highly motivated researcher to analyze the plant response to heat and nutritional deficiencies using a novel and revolutionary approach. Expertise in phenotyping, metabolomics, metagenomics and plant...

Welcome to Spain, Francis!

Finally, it is done… After plenty of administrative struggles, we are now delighted to welcome our newest lab member at the CBGP, Francis Onejeme. Francis obtained a Tertiary Education Trust Fund (TETFUND) fellowship to...

Feliz año nuevo

We are in this together – and we will get through this, together! António Guterres (UN Secretary-General) Almost two years of being careful and respecting social distancing concepts as strict as possible, but it...

Quinoa4Med

A new project for Christmas Really happy to be part of the project and the CBGP team working on seed germination traits. Looking forward to kick the project off in the next year Synopsis...

Makaú in concert

This event saves my Christmas…!!! Waiting is over…!!! After a pandemic-inflicted postponement of more than one year, our former lab member, , will finally play his first full concert with his group Makaú and...