July 2019. Summer 2019 photo group at CNIC’s campus.

July 2019. Summer 2019 photo group at CNIC’s campus.


Septiembre 2018. Hablando de cómo clasificar funcionalmente variantes genéticas asociadas con miocardiopatía hipertrófica en el congreso EMC2018 en Budapest.

September 2018. Talking about how to functionally classify genetic variants associated
with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy at the EMC2018 Meeting in Budapest.


Agosto 2018. Excursión a las piscinas naturales de Cercedilla con nuestros cicerone.

August 2018. Summer day trip to our beloved natural swimming pools at Cercedilla with cicerone students.


Alpine Science: Enjoying the Mechanobiology of Polarized Cells Summer School organized by ITN-BIOPOL

April 2018. Alpine Science: Enjoying the Mechanobiology of Polarized Cells Summer School organized by ITN-BIOPOL.


Diciembre 2017. Celebrando la temporada navideña en casa de Jorge.

December 2017. Celebrating winter break at Jorge’s place.


Carla and Natalia explaining how photosynthesis works to young kids at Madrid’s Science week

November 2017. Carla and Natalia explaining how photosynthesis
works to young kids at Madrid’s Science week.


Getting ready for assembling a single-molecule magnetic tweezers setup to pull proteins at low forces

October 2017. Getting ready for assembling a single-molecule
magnetic tweezers setup to pull proteins at low forces.


Inquisitive polpette. Who is who?

May 2017. Inquisitive polpette. Who is who?

 

Finde científico

Finde científico

May 2017. We participate in the science fair organized by FECYT.
Take a second to admire our handcrafted sarcomere designed by Natalia. Titin is definitely a molecular spring!

 

May 2017. Group photo from the kick off meeting of our ERA-CVD coordinated project Minotaur in Graz, Austria. We’re working hard to find effective therapies for heart failure.

May 2017. Group photo from the kick off meeting of our ERA-CVD coordinated project Minotaur in Graz, Austria.
We’re working hard to find effective therapies for heart failure.


April 2017. Gallegos (Segovia), near Guadarrama National Park. A good combination of science, food and fresh air!

April 2017. Gallegos (Segovia), near Guadarrama National Park.
A good combination of science, food and fresh air!


February 2017. A great experience at the Biophysical Society Meeting (New Orleans, US, the city is behind the mist over the Mississippi). Our contribution NANOMECHANICAL PHENOTYPES IN HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY CAUSED BY MISSENSE MUTATIONS IN CARDIAC MYOSIN-BINDING PROTEIN C was selected for oral presentation.

February 2017. A great experience at the Biophysical Society Meeting (New Orleans, US, the city is behind the mist over the Mississippi).
Our contribution “NANOMECHANICAL PHENOTYPES IN HYPERTROPHIC CARDIOMYOPATHY CAUSED BY MISSENSE MUTATIONS IN CARDIAC MYOSIN-BINDING PROTEIN C” was selected for oral presentation.

 

December 2016. Celebrating winter break over good food and drinks.

December 2016. Celebrating winter break over good food and drinks.


November 2016. Good friends and mentors Julio Fernández and Carmelu Badilla visited the lab while participating in the VI CNIC Conference Mechanical Forces in Physiology and Disease.

November 2016. Good friends and mentors Julio Fernández and Carmelu Badilla visited the lab while participating in the VI CNIC Conference “Mechanical Forces in Physiology and Disease”.

 

Semana de la Ciencia

Semana de la ciencia

November 2016. We participated in several activities of Madrid’s Science Week.
We saw fermentation in action and chromatography at local school CEIP Tagore.

 

The organizers of the VI CNIC conference

November 2016. The organizers of the VI CNIC conference
“Mechanical Forces in Physiology and Disease”.

 

Group photo of the VI CNIC conference.

November 2016. Group photo of the VI CNIC conference
“Mechanical Forces in Physiology and Disease”.

 

Julio Fernández accepts from Carmen Negrín the award “Juan Negrín”

September 2016. Julio Fernández accepts from Carmen Negrín the award “Juan Negrín” from his achievements in the field of single-molecule protein mechanics. A bunch of Julio’s friends met together at the Spanish Physiological Society conference in Zaragoza to celebrate.

July 2016. Lab trip to the natural swimming pools at Cercedilla

July 2016. Lab trip to the natural swimming pools at Cercedilla.


June 2016. International Iberian Biophysics Conference (Porto, Portugal). Carla receives a travel fellowship from the SBE.

June 2016. International Iberian Biophysics Conference (Porto, Portugal).
Carla receives a travel fellowship from the SBE.

 

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February 2016. Diana on the bench


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January 2016. A simple experimental design


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December 2015. Celebrating Christmas break


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August 2015. Failed strategy to get a decent group photo


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April 2015. Jürgen Hollow setting up our Atomic Force Microscope

 

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April 2015. Jorge pretending he’s purifying a protein


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April 2015. Diana enjoying the new FPLC


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July 2014: Carmen and Elías having second thoughts about whether setting up a lab is a good idea


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June 2014. View from Jorge’s office – NY homesick?