• Detailed atlas of the nervous system
    Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have created a systematic and detailed map of the cell types of the mouse nervous system. The map, which can provide new clues about the origin of neurological diseases, is presented in the journal Cell.

  • Gene therapy: Better adenine base editing system
    The human gene is composed of the bases Adenine (A), Thymine (T), Cytosine (C) and Guanine (G), which are arranged in a particular order to encode genetic information.

  • Stem cell transplants to be used in treating Crohns disease
    A clinical trial has begun which will use stem cell transplants to grow a new immune system for people with untreatable Crohns disease—a painful and chronic intestinal disease which affects at least 115,000 people in the UK.

  • Amicus Therapeutics Acquires Gene Therapy Portfolio of Ten Clinical and Pre-Clinical Stage AAV Programs in Neurologic Lysosomal Storage Disorders
    Amicus Therapeutics (Nasdaq: FOLD) today announced the signing of a definitive agreement in which Amicus Therapeutics will receive worldwide development and commercial rights for ten gene therapy programs developed at The Center for Gene Therapy at The Research Institute at Nationwide Children’s Hospital and The Ohio State University.

  • Amish nemaline myopathy natural history study finds promise for gene therapy treatment
    A new comprehensive natural history study about Amish nemaline myopathy (ANM) in the Old Order Amish population focuses on the promise of gene therapy for this lethal disorder.

 

 

 

Vice-presidency News
Facilitation of the culture and space of knowledge-based business is a keyword for maintaining indigenous and creative human resources
According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, Sorena Sattari, the vice president for science and technology affairs, met with Hojjatoleslam Seyed Mohammad Ali Al Hashem, the Friday Imam of Tabriz and representative of Imam Khamenei in East Azerbaijan Province, during which he stated: this province has a significant capacity of creative and educated human resources. In this regard, provision of a proper business environment can lay the foundation for knowledge-based businesses.
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Tabriz has a potential to be turned into a smart city
According to the public relations and information center of the Vice-Presidency for science and technology affairs, Sorena Sattari, the vice president for science and technology affairs pointed out that the local potentials of the East Azerbaijan Province can be flourished on the development path of knowledge-based economy during the administrative council meeting, stating: this province has a potential that can be used in the knowledge-based development path.
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World News
Detailed atlas of the nervous system
Researchers at Karolinska Institutet have created a systematic and detailed map of the cell types of the mouse nervous system. The map, which can provide new clues about the origin of neurological diseases, is presented in the journal Cell.
 11:48 - 25/09/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Gene therapy: Better adenine base editing system
The human gene is composed of the bases Adenine (A), Thymine (T), Cytosine (C) and Guanine (G), which are arranged in a particular order to encode genetic information.
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Council News
The First Franco-Iranian Symposium on Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation Will Be Held
The first symposium on “Graft versus host disease (GvHD)” will be held within the framework of the third national festival and international congress of stem cells and regenerative medicine will be held with joint cooperation of Iran and France.
 16:53 - 03/09/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
Investors will benefit from entering the area of stem cells sciences and regenerative medicine
Secretary of the council for stem cells sciences and technologies stated on holding “the third national festival and international congress of stem cells and regenerative medicine”: we invite investors to move their assets toward the area of stem cells and regenerative medicine since we can pave the way for growth of this science with their help and support, making a revenue-creating country.
 12:03 - 19/08/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
National News
The deadline for submission of articles to “the 3th national festival and International Congress on stem cell and regenerative medicine” has been extended to September 6th ، 2018.
Council for development of stem cell sciences and Technologies in cooperation with the universities of the country in order to improve of the knowledge of all the professors and graduates of this field, will be held " the 3th national festival and international ...
 12:44 - 28/08/2018 - Comments : 0More >>
The 3rd National Festival and International Congress on Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine
Considerable advances in Stem Cells and Regenerative Medicine during the past decade, has created much hope for the treatment of chronic and incurable illnesses, such as various cancers, genetic illnesses, illnesses due to old age, and deterioration of tissues and organs.
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