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Iran in talks with Italy for tech. transfer

Iran in talks with Italy for tech. transfer

TEHRAN, Jan. 22 (Press Shia) – CEO of Iran’s Industrial Property Office announced Sun. that Iran and Italy have agreed on expanding cooperation in the form of technology transfer.Seyed Mehdi Mirsalehi told Mehr News that a joint project has been launched with United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and two representatives from Italy’s Ministry of Industry. The project...

Iran to unveil herbal medicine for treating Alzheimer’s

Iran to unveil herbal medicine for treating Alzheimer’s

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (Press Shia) – Researchers at Iranian Institute of Medicinal Plants will unveil on Tue. a type of herbal medicine ‘Melitropic’ that can be used in treatment of Alzheimer’s disease.The researchers used ancient and indigenous knowledge of the Iranian land in treatment of brain problems and conducted extensive research on the latest studies in the world on this subject to...

Iran research fleet begins tech. coop. with Hamburg Uni.

Iran research fleet begins tech. coop. with Hamburg Uni.

TEHRAN, Jan. 21 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian Marine Research Fleet Network has launched talks on technological cooperation with Germany’s University of Hamburg and Max Planck research institute. In line with developing international activities of the marine knowledge-based industries and technology headquarter of the vice presidency for science and technology, Iranian Marine Research Fleet...

Iran, Sri Lanka to coop. on lab analysis for oil, gas

Iran, Sri Lanka to coop. on lab analysis for oil, gas

TEHRAN, Jan. 17 (Press Shia) – Sri Lanka’s Minister of Science, Technology and Research and Iran’s Vice-President for Science and Technology signed an MoU for cooperation on laboratory analysis for oil and gas.In a meeting with Sorena Sattari in Tehran on Tuesday, Sri Lankan Minister Susil Premajayantha lauded Iran’s many scientific and technological achievements in spite of years...

Iran to hold 2nd conf. on Petroleum Geomechanics

Iran to hold 2nd conf. on Petroleum Geomechanics

TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (Press Shia Agency) – The second Petroleum Geomechanics Conference to be attended by a number of top foreign speakers will be held on 24-27 January, 2017, in Tehran.The conference will cover various topics including: Rock Physics; Seismic and Microseismic investigations; Laboratory and in-situ testing; Analytical methods and Constitutive Models; one-D,3D and 4D Mechanical Earth...

Iran to attend Arablab expo 2017

Iran to attend Arablab expo 2017

TEHRAN, Jan. 16 (Press Shia) – Iranian knowledge-based companies are getting ready to showcase their products at Arablab 2017 exhibition, one of the region’s largest technology trade shows to be held in Dubai in March.Iran will participate at Arablab exhibition 2017 with 12 knowledge-based companies active in the fields of materials testing, petroleum, biotechnology, deposition equipment,...

Austrian delegation to discuss coop. with Iranian universities

Austrian delegation to discuss coop. with Iranian universities

TEHRAN, Jan. 14 (Press Shia) – Austrian university delegation arrived yesterday in Iran to visit Amirkabir University of Technology, Shahid Beheshti University, Shahid Rajaee Teacher Training University and Kharazmi University.Austrian university delegation began its first-day visit to Iran from Ministry of Science and held a two-hour meeting with deans and international managers of...

Iranian researchers build kit for honey adulteration detection

Iranian researchers build kit for honey adulteration detection

TEHRAN, Jan. 11 (Press Shia) – Iranian researchers managed to build a honey adulteration detection kit to enable consumers to recognize the fake honey from the pure one with the lowest cost.Adulteration usually refers to mixing other matter (substance) of an inferior and sometimes harmful quality with food or drink intended to be sold.  Abbas Ebrahimi, project manager of "chemical...

Researchers produce ‘anti-colon cancer macaroni’

Researchers produce ‘anti-colon cancer macaroni’

TEHRAN, Jan. 09 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian researchers at Tabriz University of Medical Sciences have produced a type of prebiotic macaroni that can prevent or considerably reduce the possibility of contracting colon cancer.Amir Amini, the project manager, told Mehr News that his team has succeeded in producing a type of macaroni that is rich in both nutritional and medicinal properties, and...

Mustafa scientific Prize hits deadline

Mustafa scientific Prize hits deadline

TEHRAN, Jan. 08 (Press Shia) – The deadline for submission to the Mustafa (PBUH) Prize Secretariat has expired on December 31, and new works will not be accepted, According to the Mustafa Science and Technology Foundation (MSTF).A total number of 152 works were submitted to the Mustafa Prize Secretariat in four categories of “Life and Medical Science and Technology”, Information and...