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Iran, Europe to cooperate on Nano security

Iran, Europe to cooperate on Nano security

TEHRAN, Oct. 07 (Press Shia Agency) – The Research and Innovation department of European Commission expressed interest in cooperating with Iran in the area of Nano security.This new development came about during the two-day event called Leadership in Enabling and Industrial Technologies (LEIT) which is one of the events of EU Framework Program for Research and Innovation, taking place in...

Over 7k plant samples returned to Iran

Over 7k plant samples returned to Iran

TEHRAN, Sep. 25 (Press Shia Agency) – Head of Iranian Biological Resource Center said Mon. that so far 7,200 plant samples that had been taken out of the country have returned home and are now being kept at the Center.Hassan Shahzadeh Fazeli, head of Iranian Biological Resource Center, told Mehr News on Monday that the Center has been able to provide the most standard international conditions...

Iran ranks 14th in biotech

Iran ranks 14th in biotech

TEHRAN, Sep. 18 (Press Shia Agency) – Secretary of Iran’s Biotechnology Development Committee Ghanei says that Iran has stepped up in the world rankings of biotechnology production.“Biotechnology is of prime importance viewed from the perspective of employment, economy, science, and technologic progress,” said Dr. Mostafa Ghanei, the Secretary of Iran’s Biotechnology Development...

Iranian biotech drugs replaced American ones in Russia

Iranian biotech drugs replaced American ones in Russia

TEHRAN, Sep. 10 (Press Shia) – Iranian biotech medicines exported to Russia have taken over the country’s market 100% and have replaced their American versions, according to National Talents Foundation.Meanwhile, Iran’s status in the field of knowledge-based and innovative economy has leaped 42 places in global indexes in 2016 and reached 78th place from 120th in 2014. Drug registration...

Iran ranks 4th in region in biotech drug production

Iran ranks 4th in region in biotech drug production

TEHRAN, Jul. 19 (Press Shia) – Iran currently owns 20 out of 146 biotech drugs currently available in the global market, including four monoclonal antibody medicines and 16 recombinant drugs.The list of the 20 biotech drugs produced in Iran includes: Erythropoietin alfa, Erythropoietin beta, G-CSF, Peg- G-CSF, Peg-INF alfa, INF gamma, INF alfa, INF beta- 1b, INF beta- 1a (30 micro gram), INF...

Iran leading biotech drugs producer in region

Iran leading biotech drugs producer in region

TEHRAN, May 29 (Press Shia) – Iran is the leading county in producing biotechnology drugs across the region, secretary of biotech development headquarters said Monday.Mostafa Ghanei, secretary of Iran’s biotech development headquarters, said Monday that the number of biotech medicines in the world market is currently 146, of which 20 drugs are available in the Iranian...

Royan Inst. unveils 3D bioprinter

Royan Inst. unveils 3D bioprinter

TEHRAN, Feb. 16 (Press Shia) – Researchers in Royan Institute has succeeded in developing a 3D bioprinter or bioplotter, unveiled the product on Thursday.The project manager told Iran’s state news agency Press Shia that 3D printers were common in some parts of the world and the Royan Institute had the honor to develop the printer; Majid Halvaei said the project initiated four years ago in the...

Iran, Italy to expand biotech. coop.

Iran, Italy to expand biotech. coop.

TEHRAN, Dec. 19 (Press Shia) – Iran and Italy have agreed to develop innovation cooperation in the field of biotechnology.In a joint meeting held in Tehran on Monday on the topic of “Technological and Innovation cooperation between Iran and Italy”, the two sides conferred on various issues such as the need for building further trust between the Iranian and Italian governments for...

Iran calls for more tech. coop. with Germany

Iran calls for more tech. coop. with Germany

TEHRAN, Oct. 10 (Press Shia) – Iran and Germany need to expand their strategic relations in scientific and technological fields and their cooperation should not be restricted to student exchange, Iran's VP for Science and Technology said Mon.Sorena Sattari made the remarks in a joint meeting with a high-ranking scientific delegation from Germany on Monday, adding “Iran has cooperated in a...