The Spanish Association for Cancer Research hands out the ASEICA Awards, which highlight the efforts of Spanish researchers in terms of breakthroughs in cancer ASEICA Award 2018

ASEICA Cancer Research Award 2018 to the researcher with the best career: Ángela Nieto, research professor at the CSIC-UMH Institute of Neurosciences in Alicante, president of the International Society for Developmental Biology (ISDB) and Scientific Delegate for Spain at the European Molecular Biology Laboratory since 2010. Dr. Nieto is also a member of the Board of Directors of the International Society for Differentiation (ISD) and the Scientific Advisory Committee of the State Research Agency (AEI).

ASEICA Award 2018: Jerónimo Forteza, of the Valencian Institute of Pathologies (IVP), recognised for his long career in cancer research. Forteza is responsible for the Mixed Unit of Molecular Pathologies and Research of the IVP

ASEICA Young Investigator Award 2018Roger Gomis, ICREA Research Professor and member of the Oncology Programme of the Biomedicine Research Institute of Barcelona (IRB Barcelona).

ASEICA Woman Researcher Award, which recognizes the scientific career and work in the professional development of women in Science: Ana Lluch, head of the Haematology and Oncology service of the Clinical Hospital of Valencia.