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Researchers Use Cinnamon to Develop Antibacterial Nanocomposites
A group of Iranian researchers has developed smart nano-absorbents and nano-composites using the essence of cinnamon.
Iran to Establish Advanced Nuclear Centre for Cancer Treatment
The Health Ministry and the Atomic Energy Organization of Iran have agreed to establish a joint centre for treating advanced cancers, said Health Minister Seyyed Hassan Qazizadeh Hashemi.
Iranian Experts Make Heart Valves for Treatment of Acute Defects
Researchers at a knowledge-based company have produced heart valves that can be used for a wide range of acute congenital problems, valve diseases and vascular reconstruction.
Scientists Use Weed to Produce Nanopharmaceutical for Cancer Treatment
Iranian scientists have managed to obtain cellulose from weed and use it in encapsulating nanomedicine useful for treating cancerous tissues.
Iranian Researchers Develop Stress Management Software
Iranian researchers have developed software which can manage the level of consciousness and stress by measuring brain signals.
“Destroying Angel” Kills 18, Injures 1,017 in Iran
A poisonous mushroom, which is so dangerous that is called the “destroying angel”, has been blamed for killing at least 18 Iranians and injuring hundreds of others.
Iran Opens Its First Autism Library
Iran’s Autism Association has opened a library in Tehran which helps autistics socialize with each other and raises public awareness about the disorder.
Iran Produces Raw Materials for Cancer, MS Drugs
Iranian scientists have managed to produce raw materials for six drugs used for treatment of cancer and multiple sclerosis (MS) patients.
Iran Uses Nanotech, Medicinal Herbs to Make Antimicrobial Clothes
Iranian researchers have used nanotechnology and medicinal plants to produce hospital clothes and bed sheets which reduce infection in the hospital environment.
Iran Becomes Permanent Member of Int’l Cancer Research Centre
The Islamic Republic of Iran has been appointed as the permanent member of the International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) established by the World Health Organization (WHO).
Iran, France Establish Mideast’s Largest Blood Bag Factory
In a project financed by France, Iran has established the largest blood bag manufacturing factory in the Middle East, creating at least 200 new jobs, said the Director General of Iran Blood Transfusion Organization.
8 Dead, Over 480 Poisoned in Iran by Toxic Mushrooms
At least eight Iranians including a baby have died over the past days after eating toxic mushrooms in western and northwestern regions of the country.
5 Tips to Keep Your Back Safe When Travelling
One thing, particularly for the elderly, to consider while travelling is the state in which one’s back is. This article offers you just a few tips to consider when travelling.
Iranian Doctor Sentenced to Treating Patients for Free
A judge in East Azarbaijan province in north-western Iran has sentenced a doctor found guilty of neglect in treating a patient to examine sick people free of charge.
Iranian Researcher Develops Gadget to Print Skin on Wounds
An Iranian scientist and his team have developed a 3-D printer used to produce skin in order to heal wounds.
Iranian, French Universities Sign Scientific Cooperation Deal
Iran’s prestigious Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences and renowned Paris Descartes University have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) to boost mutual scientific collaboration and academic exchanges.
Five Iranian Pharmaceuticals Registered in Europe
At least five drugs produced by Iranian knowledge-based companies have been registered in Europe, said Iran’s Vice-President for Science and Technology.
“Iran Producing 97% of Medicines It Needs Domestically”
Authorities say Iran produces almost all the pharmaceuticals it needs domestically, and at the same times keeps the prices of medicines low for people to be able to afford them.
Iraq Major Customer of Iran’s Medicinal Herbs
Iran exports large quantities of medicinal herbs to neighbouring Iraq as part of plans to diversify the country’s sources of income.
Rooster Undergoes World’s First Cataract Surgery
A rooster in the northwestern Iranian city of Tabriz has undergone cataract surgery which is the first of its kind in the world.
Iran to Build Special District for Stem Cell Research
Iran is planning to establish a district to conduct research and offer services in the field of stem cells and infrastructural medicine.
Airliner Lands in Tehran after Malaysian Passenger’s Heart Attack
A passenger plane en route from Malaysia to Turkey has made an emergency landing at Tehran’s International Imam Khomeini Airport over a Malaysian passenger’s medical situation.
Iran Develops Apparatus to Rehabilitate Autistic Children
An Iranian researcher has developed a new rehabilitation apparatus used to coordinate the five senses in autistic children.
Iran Opens First Cyber Health Clinic
The first cyber health clinic of Iran has been opened with a special focus on offering rehabilitation services to internet addicts in Tehran.
Iran Offering Incentives to Promote Domestic Production of Biopharmaceuticals
The Iranian government has adopted supportive measures to help promote indigenous production of biopharmaceuticals as part of a macro policy to enable knowledge-based companies to meet the country’s domestic needs.