Not taking out the ¨garbage¨contributes to the development of Alzheimer´s

Not taking out the “garbage” contributes to the development of Alzheimer’s The brain, like the waste that we ourselves generate in our homes on a daily basis, produces a large amount of waste substances. If these substances accumulate they can cause serious damage. The one in charge of collecting the “garbage” is the glymphatic system. […]


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A total of 53,000 people from Madrid acquire free Suburban and Media Distance subscriptions

A total of 53,000 people from Madrid have purchased the free Cercanías and Media Distancia subscriptions, which Renfe recommends obtaining before September 5, Europa Press Renfe has informed. In national figures, 237,000 citizens already have the subscription while registered users to obtain it have risen to 450,000. Passes, to travel between September 1 and December […]

The EMT buses will be free on September 1,7 and 8

The EMT buses will be free on September 1, 7 and 8 The Madrid City Council will again apply the free buses of the Municipal Transport Company (EMT) at the return of summer, this time during the 24 hours of September 1 and on September 7 and 8, these days in the that school activity […]

How embryonic genes are related to cancer and fibrosis

The last of the extraordinary conferences of the 2022 edition of the UCM Summer Courses , has allowed Ángela Nieto Toledano , a researcher at the CSIC Institute of Neurosciences , to hear about the studies that have been carried out since 1994 that relate fundamental programs in embryonic development with different diseases associated with aging such as cancer and fibrosis . Ángela Nieto assures that in Biology […]

The Shanghai Academic Ranking has published its data for 2022 in academic subjects.

The  Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of the Complutense University  of Madrid  ranks 15th in the classification  by subjects of the ARWU ( Academic Ranking of World Universities ), occupying the second position in Spain. The Complutense, which has been included in 28 of the 54 academic subjects, also stands out  among the top 100 in […]

La Palma wants to be sustainable and scientific

The Government’s special commissioner for the reconstruction of the island of La Palma, Héctor Izquierdo , has presented the main lines of the plan that he wants to implement to revive the island’s economy. It has done so at the inauguration of the conference “The eruption of La Palma: science and technology in emergency management” […]