Revistes Catalanes amb Accés Obert (RACO)

9-1

Foreword

The Catalan Society for Biology Text complet
Lluís Tort 1-3

Distinguished lectures

Daniel Simberloff: Creative and devastating Text complet
Joan L. Petrus 5-6
Biological invasions: Much progress plus several controversies Text complet
Daniel Simberloff 7-16
Crystallography and Nobel Prizes: On the 2011 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, awarded to Dan Shechtman Text complet
Joan F. Piniella 17-23
Smart cell-surface receptors: On the 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, awarded to Robert J. Lefkowitz and Brian K. Kobilka Text complet
Rafael Franco, María S. Aymerich 25-32
The Gedankenexperimente of quantum mechanichs become reality: On the 2012 Nobel Prize in Physics, awarded to Serge Haroche and David J. Wineland Text complet
Jordi Mompart 33-41
First International Conference of Biology of Catalonia (CIBICAT), 'Global questions on advanced biology' (Barcelona, 9-12 July, 2012) Text complet
Josep Clotet i Erra 43-49
Bacterial pathogenesis as an imperfect symbiosis Text complet
Josep Casadesús Pursals 51-56
Multidisciplinary approaches towards compartmentalization in development: Dorsoventral boundary formation of the Drosophila wing disc as a case of study Text complet
Javier Buceta 57-66
Anti-angiogenic theraphy for cancer and the mechanisms of tumor resistance Text complet
Gabriela Jiménez-Valerio, Oriol Casanovas 67-73

Research reviews

Temperament and tuning of early 19th century Hispanic Keyboard instruments: A study of the monochord integrated into a fortepiano made by Francisco Fernández (1828) Text complet
Romà Escalas i Llimona 75-88
The Contribution of the Barcelona World Race to improved ocean surface information. A validation of the SMOS remotely sensed salinity Text complet
Jordi Salat Umbert, Marta Umbert Ceresuela, Joaquim Ballabrera-Poy, Pedro Fernández Gallego, Joaquín Ignacio Salvador Castiella, Justino Martínez González 89-100

Forum

The United Nations University Institute on Globalization, Culture and MObility (UNU-GCM) in Barcelona: Mission and vision Text complet
Parvati Nair 101-106
The Institute for Catalan Studies and International Women's Day, 2006-2013 Text complet
Carme Puche i Moré 107-108

Historical corner

The American dream of Rafael Guastavino (1842-1908) Text complet
Mercè Piqueras Carrasco 109-112