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XAC in the media 2017: Video and audio

UPDATED (07/06/2017): Plant*tes has been awarded the Premi Medi Ambient 2017 de la Generalitat de Catalunya, in the category Recerca, Desenvolupament i Innovació.  [+]

PIA presents the new app Plant*tes (Beta available for Android in Catalan)

The Point of Information on Aerobiology (PIA) presents its new app Plant*tes in Barcelona in the framework of the Ciència Ciutadana als Barris project of the Barcelona City Council. Available Beta version, for Android, in Catalan.  [+]

XAC in the media 2016: Video and audio

Compilation of some XAC interventions in the media during 2016. Issues about pollen and allergy are discussed.  [+]

Happy Christmas and year 2017

Our best wishes for 2017.  [+]

Science workshop: URBAN FLORA AND ALLERGIES, FIELD TRIP

The next Saturday, October 15, XAC participates in the Citizen Science in the neighborhoods project. A field trip will be made to discover and identify the plants that cause allergies and their phenological state.  [+]

XAC will be involved in the first citizens open-data hackathon in Barcelona

The days 16 to 18 September, the first citizens open-data hackathon will be held in Barcelona.XAC will be involved as a data provider, with the weekly forecast of the levels of the main allergenic pollen and spores in Catalonia.  [+]

Interruption of the study in Tenerife

For economic reasons completely beyond our will, we are forced to interrupt (we hope temporarily) the study of allergenic pollens and spores in Tenerife. We deeply regret this.  [+]

Forecast of spring pollen 2016

The Societat Catalana d'Al·lèrgia i Immunologia Clínica (SCAIC) and the Xarxa Aerobiològica de Catalunya (XAC), present the pollination forecast for this spring in Catalonia.  [+]

Happy 2016

Our best wishes for 2016.  [+]

New sampling point in Tenerife: Izaña Atmospheric Observatory

The Point of Information on Aerobiology (ICTA-UAB), the Izaña Atmospheric Research Center (AEMET) and Air Liquide España, report that they have worked on the extension of the EOLO-PAT Project weekly prediction to a new sampling point.  [+]

Forecast of spring pollen 2015

The Societat Catalana d'Al·lèrgia i Immunologia Clínica (SCAIC) and the Xarxa Aerobiològica de Catalunya (XAC), present the pollination forecast for this spring in Catalonia.  [+]

Very good 2015

Our best wishes for 2015.  [+]

Conference Health and Natural Areas

On 22 and 23 September will take place the conference Health and Natural Areas in the Auditorium of La Pedrera (Barcelona).  [+]

Forecast of spring pollen 2014

The Societat Catalana d'Al·lèrgia i Immunologia Clínica (SCAIC) and the Xarxa Aerobiològica de Catalunya (XAC), have presented the pollination forecast for this spring.  [+]

Find inspiration, a new web about respiratory allergy and treatments

Stallergenes Ibérica has launched the webpage Find inspiration, an initiative to improve and compile the information currently available about respiratory allergy.  [+]

Al K. Pollen now for iPhone and Android, Catalonia and Canary Islands

The recently launched mobile app Al K. Pollen for iPhone with the informations of Catalunya, now also reports on the Canary Islands and is available for Android.  [+]

Reportage about the XAC on La Xarxa

Reportage about the XAC and the app Al K. Polen, made by Canal Terrassa Vallés, for the program Univers de formació (La Xarxa).  [+]

Al K. Polen: App to consult XAC data

The mobile App Al K. Polen allows users to consult the levels of pollens and spores in Catalonia, using information produced by the Xarxa Aerobiològica de Catalunya.  [+]

Forecast of spring pollen 2013

The Societat Catalana d'Al·lèrgia i Immunologia Clínica (SCAIC) and the Xarxa Aerobiològica de Catalunya (XAC), have presented the pollination forecast for this spring.  [+]

OLMARCAT research results

Dr. Pere Navalles has published the results of the OLMARCAT epidemiological research, with which the Xarxa Aerobiològica de Catalunya has collaborated.  [+]

Izaña (Tenerife) available for consultation

From now on, the graphs of the weekly dynamics of airborne pollen and spores throughout the year for Izaña (Tenerife) station are also available for consultation.  [+]

Forecast for August

The forecast published on August 3rd is valid until August 31st. In this date we will be back again with the weekly predictions.  [+]

A web where you can see how certain allergenic pollen fly over Europe

The Finnish Meteorological Institute has published in the website, free access, some models of atmospheric pollen transport that are under development using the data that aerobiologists provide.  [+]

Andorra launches a new website

Andorra La Vella launches web reporting pollen and spores levels in the air.  [+]

The XAC at ComRàdio (March 10, 2012)

On Saturday March 10 ComRadio Eureka invited the XAC Coordinator, Jordina Belmonte, to talk about the pollen and allergy and how pollination is going this year.  [+]

Subscription to the newsletter of the weekly forecast

From now on the subscription to the newsletter of the weekly forecast is available. By making the subscription you will received, as soon as published, the PDF of the forecast of the main allergenic pollen and spores of the week.  [+]

2012 SCAIC-XAC conjoint press conference

Today 8 of March the SCAIC-XAC conjoint press conference has been celebrated. You can obtain here the document distributed (in Catalan!).  [+]

RSS subscription

From now on RSS subscription is available to receive alerts when there are changes on this website.  [+]

New Year 2012 chart

Our best wishes for 2012.  [+]

Book Aerobiología y alergias respiratorias de Tenerife

Aerobiología y alergias respiratorias de Tenerife presents a comprehensive overview of recent research conducted on the biological quality of the air and its consequences for the allergic population of the island of Tenerife. The book summarizes the results of the research initiative EOLO-PAT that was jointly carried out by the Izaña Atmospheric Research Center (AEMET), the Institute of Environmental Science and Technology of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona and Air Liquide. Allergologists from Santa Cruz de Tenerife also took part in this initiative.  [+]