Dr. Rodrigo A. Toledo - Dra. Elena Élez
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Published in Nature Medicine, a VHIO-led study has unveiled a new predictive biomarker of response to anti-BRAF/EGFR combinatory therapy in...
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Proyecto UNCAN.eu
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Dr. Jaume Capdevila
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The Coordination and Support Action “4.UNCAN.eu” had its official kick-off on September 8-9 2022 with a public event hosted by…

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Research Programs

PRECLINICAL & TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH
Cellular Plasticity and Cancer Group

Our group focuses on the interplay between cellular plasticity, stem cells and cancer. Cellular plasticity is recognized today as a critical feature of cancer cells that enables them to transit between different cellular states, including reversible transitions.

Cellular Plasticity and Cancer Group
PRECLINICAL & TRANSLATIONAL RESEARCH
Growth Factors Group

We focus our research on mechanisms of resistance to targeted therapies and most importantly, how to overcome it by showing that breast cancers resistant to T-DM1, an antibody-drug conjugate ADC)- can be efficiently treated with the second generation ADC SYD985 (Nadal-Serrano et al.).

Growth Factors Group
CORE TECHNOLOGIES
Cancer Genomics Group

VHIO’s Cancer Genomics Group serves as a Core Technology laboratory. We are also dedicated to translational research as well as the development of novel genomic tests.

Cancer Genomics Group

PRINCIPAL RESEARCHERS

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Elena Garralda
Early Clinical Drug Development Group

We focus on proof-of-concept and proof-of-mechanism trials with targeted therapies, with particular emphasis on cell signaling, cancer stem cells, and…

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Laura Soucek
Models of Cancer Therapies Group

Our group focuses on the pleiotropic and ubiquitous Myc oncoprotein, whose deregulation is implicated in almost all human cancers. The…

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Joaquín Arribas
Growth Factors Group

We focus our research on mechanisms of resistance to targeted therapies and most importantly, how to overcome it by showing…

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Joaquin Mateo
Prostate Cancer Translational Research Group

Over the last decade, we have witnessed a revolution in the treatment of metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (mCRPC) which is…

Events

Thursday 13 October 22 - 11:00 AM Patients Surgery and breast cancer: when, how and on which patients can it be performed?
Friday 14 October 22 - 12:00 PM scientific-seminars Alejo Efeyan I The nutrient – Rag GTPase signaling as a driver of cancer and aging
Monday 24 October 22 - 12:00 PM scientific-seminars Mate Maus | TBC
Thursday 3 November 22 - 11:00 AM Patients El càncer, una malaltia que afecta tota la família. La importància de la comunicació amb el nostre entorn