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Sharif, Shanghai universities ink MoU in OBOR Forum

Sharif, Shanghai universities ink MoU in OBOR Forum

TEHRAN, May 22 (Press Shia) – The head of the Sharif University of Technology and chairperson of the Board of Directors of Shanghai University in East China inked a MoU on Monday in Beijing.The two sides signed the cooperation document on the sidelines of a meeting in Beijing under the name of One Belt, One Road (OBOR) Forum. The event hosted 35 university heads and deputies in East China,...

Researchers use stems cells in hair loss treatment

Researchers use stems cells in hair loss treatment

TEHRAN, May 22 (Press Shia) – Iranian researchers at Royan Institute have taken a decisive step toward treatment of hair loss by conducting studies on stem cells and their effect on hair growth.Dermal papilla are small ridges at the surface of the skin, and in the scalp, they provide oxygen and nutrients to the hair follicle so that healthy new hairs may grow. Epithelial stem cells (EpSCs)...

Iran to continue active participation in SESAME project

Iran to continue active participation in SESAME project

TEHRAN, May 20 (Press Shia) – Deputy Minister of Science said Sat. that Iran has been very active in SESAME’s Synchrotron-light project for science application research in the Middle East and will continue its participation in the future.Vahid Ahmadi told Mehr News that Iran attaches great importance to SESAME, the Middle East’s first major international research Centre for science...

Tehran to hold 6th INOTEX

Tehran to hold 6th INOTEX

TEHRAN, May 20 (Press Shia Agency) – The 6th International Innovation and Technology Exhibition (INOTEX2017) will kick off in Tehran on Tuesday with participation of Iranian startups and over 40 foreign technology firms.INOTEX is the premier regional event for professionals engaged in technology and Innovation, hosted by Pardis Technology Park and co-organized by the Vice presidency for Science...

Iran produces canned pistachio with herbal preservatives

Iran produces canned pistachio with herbal preservatives

TEHRAN, May 18 (Press Shia Agency) – Iranian researchers managed to produce canned pistachio consisting of herbal preservatives that help reduce effectively the problems of product packaging.Iran holds the world's second largest diversity of horticultural crops after the US, and while the country's population is 2 per cent of the total world population, its horticultural production is 10...

Iranian inventors bag 13 medals in ITEX 2017

Iranian inventors bag 13 medals in ITEX 2017

TEHRAN, May 14 (Press Shia Agency) – Iran’s invention squad have collected 13 gold, silver and bronze medals in the 28th International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX) held in Malaysia.The 15-strong outfit of young Iranian inventors managed to win six gold, six silver and two bronze medals at the 2017 edition of the event. Iranian gold winners were Arman Yousefian,...

Tehran to host 2nd Intl. Stem Cells, Regenerative Medicine Congress

Tehran to host 2nd Intl. Stem Cells, Regenerative Medicine Congress

TEHRAN, May 08 (Press Shia Agency) – The second National Festival & International Congress on Stem Cell Sciences and Technologies and Regenerative Medicine will be held at Iran Summit Hall on July 13-15.According to the reports, 1444 people enrolled in the event from across the world, including from Iraq, India, Pakistan, Jordan, Russia, Australia, Germany, China, Britain and South Korea. ...

Amirkabir Uni., Hong Kong PolyU eye closer ties

Amirkabir Uni., Hong Kong PolyU eye closer ties

TEHRAN, May 07 (Press Shia Agency) – Amirkabir University of Technology (AUT) and Hong Kong Polytechnic University (PolyU) investigated venues for expansion of scientific and research cooperation.A delegation of Hong Kong PolyU, comprising head of the International Affairs Office, dean of the Faculty of Engineering and dean of School of Accounting and Finance made the visit to Tehran Amirkabir...

EU to provide Iran with CO2 emission-reduction technology

EU to provide Iran with CO2 emission-reduction technology

TEHRAN, Apr. 30 (Press Shia Agency) – European Commissioner for Energy voice EU’s readiness to transfer energy-efficiency and CO2 emission-reduction technologies to Iran.Miguel Arias Cañete made the remarks while addressing the 1st Iran-European Union Business Forum on Sustainable Energy held in Tehran on April 29, 2017. “Following the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA), several...

Tehran to hold 1st intl. advanced workshop on neuroscience

Tehran to hold 1st intl. advanced workshop on neuroscience

TEHRAN, Apr. 29 (Press Shia) – The first international advanced workshop on neuroscience will be held in Tehran with participation of prominent professors from US, Germany, UK, Switzerland and Iran.Iran’s first international advanced workshop on neuroscience in collaboration with the International Brain Research Organization (IBRO) will be held from April 11 to May 29, 2017, at Tarbiat...