• CAR T-cell therapy effective for relapsed mantle cell lymphoma patients
    A one-year follow-up study led by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center revealed a majority of patients with mantle cell lymphoma resistant to prior therapies may benefit from treatment with CD19-targeting chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy.

  • Decoy ACE2 receptors could be promising COVID-19 infection-preventing drug
    Collaborative research has revealed a drug candidate that could inhibit the SARS-CoV-2 virus causing the COVID-19 pandemic infecting cells through Spike (S) proteins binding to the human angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE2).

  • Discovery: New biomarker for cancer stem cells
    In the world of cancer biology, not all biomarkers are created equal. These molecules that alert doctors that an abnormal process may be underway can appear as an array of aberrant proteins, such as hormones, enzymes or signaling molecules, and vary from patient to patient.

  • Plant-based compound may enable faster, more effective gene therapy
    Gene therapy has broadened the treatment possibilities for those with immune system deficiencies and blood-based conditions, such as sickle cell anemia and leukemia

  • Multiple Doses of Stem Cells Show Potential in Treating Severe Asthma
    A study released today in STEM CELLS Translational Medicine (SCTM) describes how multiple doses of a type of stem cell called mesenchymal stromal cells (MSCs) might offer a new way to treat people suffering from severe asthma.

Vice-presidency News
The knowledge-based services and products are unveiled/opening the first phase of comprehensive center for stem cells and regenerative medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences
The first phase of comprehensive center for stem cells and regenerative medicine, Tehran University of Medical Sciences was opened in the presence of Sorena Sattari, the vice president for science and technology affairs.
 16:42 - 23/02/2020 - Comments : 0More >>
Iranian Drugs and Medical Equipment Will Be Exported to East Africa
The prerequisite for the development of Iran"s export of medicines and medical equipment is the registration of medical items in export target markets. Iran is one of the countries with good medical capabilities in the field of medicine and medical equipment and can export these products to other countries.
 12:15 - 12/02/2020 - Comments : 0More >>
World News
CAR T-cell therapy effective for relapsed mantle cell lymphoma patients
A one-year follow-up study led by The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center revealed a majority of patients with mantle cell lymphoma resistant to prior therapies may benefit from treatment with CD19-targeting chimeric antigen receptor (CAR) T-cell therapy.
 09:09 - 05/04/2020 - Comments : 0More >>
Decoy ACE2 receptors could be promising COVID-19 infection-preventing drug
Collaborative research has revealed a drug candidate that could inhibit the SARS-CoV-2 virus causing the COVID-19 pandemic infecting cells through Spike (S) proteins binding to the human angiotensin converting enzyme (ACE2).
 09:08 - 05/04/2020 - Comments : 0More >>
Council News
Immune cells fight cancers through manipulation
Once again, the researchers of the country have gathered together. This time for interaction and improving the level of an effective scientific branch in cancer treatment.
 12:17 - 12/02/2020 - Comments : 0More >>
Increased Pace of Infertility Treatment in Women
The third “menstrual blood stem cell bank” of the world is established in Iran to accelerate the pace of treatment of women"s infertility, early menopause treatment, fertility preservation, reproductive medicine and some other diseases.
 16:14 - 01/01/2020 - Comments : 0More >>
National News
Iranian, Chinese Knowledge-Based Firms Sign 7 MoUs
Iran and China have signed seven cooperation agreements at the second business and technology meeting between the representatives of the two countries’ knowledge-based companies in the Chinese city of Shenzhen.
 09:24 - 16/11/2019 - Comments : 0More >>
University must become skill-based/ I’m proud of being brought up by both seminary, university/ We don’t favour quantity at the expense of quality/ Iran advanced in many sciences
President stated that increasing quantity without quality at universities is not favourable, adding, “Iranian universities must be turned into skill-based universities”.
 14:59 - 04/11/2019 - Comments : 0More >>